Student Banking

Welcome to Free Checking 101

Stay free and clear of a monthly Service Charge on your checking account with BBVA Compass ClearChoice Free Checking.

As a student, you're busy, mobile and tech-savvy. You manage your banking primarily through the convenience of Online and Mobile Banking, and you want to save money where you can for more important extracurricular activities. That's why we created BBVA Compass ClearChoice Free Checking and BBVA Compass ClearSpend — both are cost-saving accounts that keep you in control of your finances. Here are some of the benefits and features of both:

BBVA Compass ClearChoice Free Checking:
  • No monthly Service Charge
  • Free Online and Mobile Banking with Bill Pay and account alerts*
  • Free Online and Paper Statements1
  • One free BBVA Compass Visa® Debit Card you can personalize with your favorite photo2

And if you want additional features, like no BBVA Compass fee to use other banks' ATMs, you can add them individually. With Custom Features, you pay a low monthly fee for only the features that you may want.

Learn More about BBVA Compass ClearChoice Free Checking >

BBVA Compass ClearSpend prepaid card:
  • $0 monthly or annual fee**
  • $0 reload fees**
  • $0 purchase transaction fees
  • Low $4 one time Initial Load Fee
  • No Overdraft fees
  • No credit check
  • Use the built-in budget tracker to manage your finances and help eliminate overspending (requires download)
  • Plus, receive real-time transaction alerts* to stay in the know

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