Requirements don't seem too bad.
- Open your account with a minimum deposit of $100 from April 25, 2017 until December 31, 2018
- Make three payments using Associated Bank Online Bill Pay OR have at least one direct deposit of $300 or more within 45 days of account opening
- $175 will be deposited into your account within 75 days of account opening after meeting the qualifications
- Fees with Associated checking account:
- $11 monthly service fee, waived by:
- Direct deposit a total of $500 or more per statement cycle OR
- Maintain a $1,000 minimum daily balance OR
- Hold $2,500 in deposit and/or investment account balances4 [associatedbank.com] OR
- Be under the age of 24 and go paperless with eStatements
- Not sure what states this is good in. I live in Il and didn't get bounced.