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BBVA Compass

BBVA Compass
ClearChoice Checking
for Everyday Heroes

Simple, customizable checking for extraordinary members of
our community.

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  • No monthly Service Charge
  • Complimentary Online and Mobile Banking with Bill Pay
  • Custom Features to give you even more control
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  • Overview
  • Terms & Fees
  • How to Apply

Get what you want for your everyday banking

You give back to your community every day. To show our appreciation, we’re proud to offer you a checking account with no monthly service charge, on-the-go accessibility, and custom features so you can get the account you want and deserve.

  • No Monthly Service Charge

    You save every month. It’s our way of saying “thanks.”
  • Your Choice of Features

    Whether you use ATMs frequently or write a lot of checks, you can customize your account with features that are most valuable to you.
  • Anytime Access

    Get secure, anytime access to transactions, bill pay, and a host of other options from your computer or mobile device.
  • A Custom Card

    Personalize your BBVA Compass Visa® Check Card with your favorite photo.

Complimentary features include

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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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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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