Here's how to earn your cash bonus

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Open a checking
account online

Open your account in as little as 5 minutes.

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Set up
direct deposit

Receive qualifying direct deposits within
60 days totaling $1,500 or more.

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your bonus

Keep your account open for 60 days and you'll receive your bonus within 6-8 weeks.

Ways to open

Ready to apply online?

  • Securely open your new account in under 10 minutes.
  • You will need a valid Driver's License or State ID, your social security number and be 18 years or older.
  • You can fund your account using a debit card or transfer from another bank.

There's only one you.
Let's keep it that way.

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is now in your hand

Life is busy. You need banking that is safe, convenient and full of features to bank when you and where you want. People's United Bank gives you 24/7 access to bank when you want, from wherever you are.

Enjoy cash back rewards²
on debit purchases

Simply use your People's United Debit Card at participating merchants and in a few days your cash back reward will be automatically credited directly to your People's United Bank checking account.

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