Here’s how to start your BBVA Compass checking account online application:
This varies by bank and the type of checking account.
For a basic, no frills checking account, most banks require at least a minimum opening deposit. For example, to open a BBVA Compass Free Checking Account, you'll need an initial deposit of $25.
For a checking account with more features, and/or one that bears interest, you'll typically pay a monthly fee. For example, the BBVA Compass ClearChoice Interest Checking Account offers tiered interest rates but requires a $25 Monthly Service Charge (which you can avoid)
To apply for a checking account at BBVA Compass and most other banks, you’ll need the following information and documentation:
You’ll also need to confirm that you are:
If you are opening the account with someone else, also known as opening a joint account, they’ll need this information and documentation as well. You’ll need a minimum deposit of $25 to open a checking account.
Our online application system automatically saves your incomplete application so you can pick up where you left off.However, some account terms could be different when you resume the application.
To find your incomplete application, click the “Apply Now” button on the account page where you originally started the application and scroll down to the following section:
Simply call 1-800-COMPASS (1-800-266-7277) or visit one of our branch locations. A customer service representative or branch associate will be able to access your online application and help you finish the process.