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BBVA Compass

BBVA Compass
ClearChoice Checking
for Everyday Heroes

Because you make the extraordinary seem like the everyday,
you deserve more from your everyday banking.

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  • No monthly Service Charge
  • Complimentary Online Banking with Bill Pay
  • Complimentary Mobile Banking with Bill Pay
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  • Overview
  • Details
  • Terms & Fees
  • How to Apply

What you get with your everyday banking

  • Because you give back to your community every day, BBVA Compass offers you a checking account with no monthly Service Charge and on-the-go accessibility to your account. BBVA Compass is always ready to respond with BBVA Compass ClearChoice Checking for Everyday Heroes. 1 1Everyday Hero: ID or other verification required. An “everyday hero” is: (1) a certified teacher or administrator of an accredited or state-recognized public or private school; (2) sworn member of a law enforcement department that is responsible for crime detection, prevention, law enforcement or incarceration; (3) a sworn member of a fire department involved in fire suppression or prevention, emergency medical response, hazardous materials response, terrorism response or management; (4) a health care worker who is certified, accredited or licensed to work in the health care industry as a nurse, pharmacist or medical technician; or (5) a person who has served or is currently serving in the U.S. Military: active, retired and reserved duty. BBVA Compass reserves the right to review everyday hero status on a periodic basis.

  • Anytime Access

    Secure and anytime access to transactions, bill pay and a host of other options from your computer or smartphone.
  • No Monthly Service Charge

    A small extra thank you for all that you do.
  • A Personal Touch

    A BBVA Compass Visa® Check Card you can personalize with your favorite photo. 4 4Personalized Check Card: One per accountholder at no additional charge. $10 per each additional card.

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Discover the advantages and benefits

You already give so much, get more from this high-service account. BBVA Compass ClearChoice Checking for Everyday Heroes offers you more ways to access your money and rewards you with a checking account with no monthly Service Charge.

Benefits Include:

  • No monthly Service Charge
  • Unlimited check writing
  • Complimentary Online Banking with Bill Pay
  • Complimentary Mobile Banking with Bill Pay 2 2Mobile Banking: Message and data rates may apply. Please check with your wireless carrier about such fees.
  • Complimentary Online Statements 3 3Online Statements: You will receive a paper account statement by mail. There is a Paper Statement Fee of $3.00 per statement cycle; however, you can choose to turn off Paper Statements and receive your account statements electronically through Online Banking at no additional charge. Visit bbvacompass.com/go/paperless/ for more information.
  • The BBVA Compass Visa® Check Card you can
    personalize with your favorite photo 4 4Personalized Check Card: One per accountholder at no additional charge. $10 per each additional card.

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Great for people who are:

  • Teachers
  • Law Enforcement
  • Fire Fighters
  • Healthcare workers including Nurses, Pharmacists, Medical Technicians
  • Active, reserve and retired US Military

Online Banking and Bill Pay

View balances, transactions, cleared checks and statements. Pay all of your bills from one site.

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A closer look at the features

$25 minimum opening deposit required

There is no monthly Service Charge for BBVA Compass ClearChoice Checking for Everyday Heroes. An “everyday hero” is: (1) a certified teacher or administrator of an accredited or state-recognized public or private school; (2) sworn member of a law enforcement department that is responsible for crime detection, prevention, law enforcement or incarceration; (3) a sworn member of a fire department involved in fire suppression or prevention, emergency medical response, hazardous materials response, terrorism response or management; (4) a health care worker who is certified, accredited or licensed to work in the health care industry as a nurse, pharmacist or medical technician; or (5) a person who has served or is currently serving in the U.S. Military: active, retired and reserved duty. BBVA Compass reserves the right to review everyday hero status on a periodic basis. ID or other verification required.

Optional Services and Fees

  • Paper statements: $3 per month
  • Linked Account Overdraft Sweep Service: $12 Inter-Account Transfer Fee per day in which there is a transfer ($7 in CA)
  • Overdraft Protection Line of Credit: $12 Overdraft Protection Fee ($7 in CA), charged once per day for any day in which advances are made on the Overdraft Protection Line of Credit. An APR of 21% applies to all advances made on the Overdraft Protection Line of Credit. Balances subject to interest charges at 21% Annual Percentage Rate.
  • BBVA Compass fee for withdrawals from other banks' ATM: $2 per transaction ($1.75 in CA) 55ATM Fees: Service fees charged by other banks and ATM owners still apply.
 

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The first step toward better banking

New to BBVA Compass

Start an application for the BBVA Compass ClearChoice Checking for Everyday Heroes account.

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Existing BBVA Compass Customer

It's quick and easy to add BBVA Compass ClearChoice Checking for Everyday Heroes to your list of accounts with us.
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In person

If you'd rather speak to someone in person to apply, we have a nationwide network of branches from which you can choose.

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Or call:

1-800-COMPASS
(266-7277)

What you will need to apply:

  • Social Security Number or Tax ID Number
  • Driver's License or State ID card
  • Current bank account and routing number, or your credit/debit card number

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