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Bama Checking

Banking Built for Bama Fans

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  • Customize your Check Card with your favorite Bama image
  • Get Complimentary Online and Mobile Banking1
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  • Overview
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  • How to Apply

Show Off Your Pride in the Tide

You’re busy, you’re mobile and you spend your free time cheering for the Tide. You manage your banking primarily through the convenience of online and mobile banking. That’s why BBVA Compass created Bama Checking, featuring a Bama Check Card to show your pride when you swipe. Since we know all Alabama fans aren’t alike, BBVA Compass lets you customize your Visa Check Card with the image of your choice.3 It’s a great way to show your pride in the Tide.


The perfect checking account built for Bama® fans has arrived.

Bama Checking give you maximum access to your money with fewer fees and charges, and complimentary Online and Mobile banking.1 Plus no ATM withdrawal fees at thousands of AllPoint® and BBVA Compass ATMs.8

Your Bama Checking account comes with:

Earn Rewards:

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A closer look at all of the features

$25 minimum opening deposit required

There is no monthly Service Charge

  • No ATM withdrawal fee at 43,000 AllPoint® and BBVA Compass ATMs available across the US8
  • Paper statements: $3 per month2
  • Image statements: $5 per month

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The first step toward better banking

Apply Online

Start an application for Bama Checking now.

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Apply by Phone

The BBVA Compass team can start your application right over the phone.
Call 1-800-COMPASS

Apply in Person

Click below to find a BBVA Compass branch near you.

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What you will need to apply:

  • Social Security Card or Tax ID Number
  • Driver's License or State ID card
  • Current bank account and routing number

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