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Private Banking Checking

Earn a $750 Cash Bonus*

With exclusive Private Banking benefits and privileges, your banking can be too.

That’s why you deserve all the benefits of Sterling Private Banking, our most exclusive and rewarding way to bank. Offering you the utmost in personalized service through your own Sterling Private Banker, this unique banking program also entitles you to our very best rates – and special offers – so you can make your banking work harder for you.

Get the level of extraordinary you deserve: Visit your local Sterling National Bank financial center or call 877-584-8275.

As a Private Banking client, you’ll also benefit from:

  • Your own Sterling Private Banker, the single point of contact across your entire Sterling relationship who works closely with you so you’re sure to thrive.
  • Our preferred rates. As a Private Banking client, you’ll earn preferred saving rates that make your money work harder for you.
  • Unique privileges including higher ATM limits, free incoming wire transfers, bank checks, stop payments—and more.
  • Convenient, anytime access with online and mobile banking.

* To qualify to earn the bonus: 1. Open a new Private Banking Checking account with at least $50,000 from a source outside of Sterling National Bank (“new money minimum”); 2. Maintain the new money minimum each day during the statement cycle; 3. Have Qualifying Direct Deposits totaling $1,000 or more made to this account during the statement cycle. The ability to earn the bonus is available for the first five statement cycles of opening your Private Banking Checking account.

Each statement cycle that you satisfy the conditions above, you will receive $250 as a cash bonus, up to a total maximum of $750; the bonus will be posted on the last day of the evaluated statement cycle. Your account must be open at the time the bonus is posted. This bonus cannot be combined with any other cash bonus offer. Prior to account opening, this offer can be revoked at any time. Once the account has been opened, this offer is valid for up to the first five statement cycles from your account opening. Cash bonus will be reported as income on IRS Form 1099-INT.

A “Qualifying Direct Deposit” is an Automated Clearing House (ACH) credit, which may include payroll, pension or government payments (such as Social Security) by your employer, or an outside agency. It does not include a transfer from one account to another.

Rate Information: The Annual Percentage Yield (APY) and the corresponding tiers for Private Banking Checking are as follows: .01% ($0-$49,999); .02% ($50,000-$99,999); .05% ($100,000-$249,999); .10% ($250,000-$499,999); and .15% ($500,000+). These APYs are accurate as of 08/14/19. Rates are subject to certain terms and conditions and may change at any time. Fees may reduce earnings.