Checking Account Alternatives

If you're looking for an alternative to a traditional checking account, prepaid debit cards might be a good solution. And if you've been denied a traditional checking account, learn more about second chance checking accounts and the steps you can take to fix your banking history.

Alternatives to traditional checking accounts

Top checking account alternatives

Prepaid debit card reviews

Prepaid debit card FAQ

National institutions that offer second chance banking

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SoFi Checking and Savings
Earn up to $250 with direct deposit. Terms apply
Discover® Online Savings
No Account Fees, 24/7 U.S.-based customer service
Marcus by Goldman Sachs Online Savings Account
No minimum deposit to open account, No transaction fees

What to do if you've been denied a checking account in the past

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