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Your choice. Your benefits.

Simply select the checking account that’s best for you, or let our experts help you decide. Whichever account you choose, you’ll receive these valuable benefits:
  • Discount of 0.50% interest rate on eligible* consumer loans or lines of credit with automatic payment transfers.
  • Free VISA® Debit Card.
  • Free e-@access Online Banking.
  • Free Online Bill Pay with Personal Checking Accounts.
  • 24-hour telephone account access through TeleService.
  • Overdraft protection available from your savings, money market, or a line of credit.
  • Opt-in to Overdraft Coverage for ATM and everyday debit card transactions.

*Rate discounts do not apply on Titled Manufactured Home Loans, Saver Secured, Overdraft Line of Credit or Home Equity Loans.

Explore Your Options

  • "Pinnacle

    Pinnacle Checking

    As our premier checking account, Pinnacle Checking offers a range of benefits—including paying our highest rates on checking balances. If you’re looking for an account that gives as much as you do, look no further.
    • Monthly service fee of $10 waived with $2,500 minimum account balance or $10,000 combined balances in checking, savings and Money Market accounts.
    • Discount of 0.25% on mortgage loan fees (explore our mortgage loan programs).
    • Reduced or waived consumer loan fees.
    • FREE cashier’s checks.
    • FREE small safe deposit box or 50% discount on any larger size.
  • "55+

    55+ Checking

    Our 55+Checking account is a smart solution for customers age 55 and better.
    • Just $25 deposit opens account.
    • No monthly service fee or minimum balance requirement.
    • FREE cashier’s checks.
    • FREE small safe deposit box or 50% discount on any larger size for the first year.
    • Fee waived when purchasing our VISA® Gift Cards.
  • "Classic

    Classic Checking

    Classic Checking features a low minimum balance. Just $25 deposit opens account. When you choose the convenience of direct deposit into your account or meet the $500 minimum balance, we waive the monthly fee of $8 on Classic Checking. Plus, get a free small safe deposit box or 50% discount on any larger size for the first year.

  • "Free

    Free Checking

    Our Free Checking is truly free—there’s no monthly fee or minimum balance requirements. Open account with as little as $25.

VISA® Debit Card

AmericanWest Bank offers VISA® Debit Cards for our customer's first choice for purchases and convenience.

Money Pass Surcharge Free ATM Network
AmericanWest Bank is a member of the Money Pass Network. Through this relationship we can offer tens of thousands of surcharge-free ATM's coast to coast. You can find a Money Pass terminal by going to From there you can simply enter your ZIP code and you will be directed to Money Pass surcharge terminals in your location. You can also download a free mobile app to your Android or iPhone, then you will always have a surcharge free ATM at your fingertips!
VISA® Debit is accepted worldwide and comes with the added protection of VISA® Zero Liability and fraud monitoring.

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