Update 1/20/17: This offer has been discontinued. If you have already registered for this offer and received a personalized voucher, please bring it to your nearest branch to open your Regions checking account before February 31, 2019, then complete the additional requirements outlined on your voucher to earn your bonus.
(Originally posted on 1/18/17) Regions Bank is offering an amazing sign up bonus of $400 when you open any LifeGreen checking account. The account can be opened in branch (with printed voucher) or online. To receive the bonus you need to:
- Open account with promo code 400MC3 by February 31, 2019
- Make 10 purchases with a Regions Visa CheckCard within 60 days
- Enroll in Online Statements within 60 days
Bonus will be issued within 120 days of meeting these requirements, and will be in the form of a credit to the new checking account, which must be open at the time the credit is issued.
You can fund the account with a credit card up to $1,000. You can also open a free savings account which can be funded with a credit card as well up to $1,000. So this is definitely the best bank bonus out there. Just one negative, it’s limited only to residents in AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, IA, KY, LA, MS, MO, NC, SC, TN & TX.
The offer is available only to the person who has registered and is non-transferable. $400 bonus offer may not be combined with any other offer, does not apply if you have or had a Regions checking account on or after March 1, 2019, only applies to personal LifeGreen checking accounts.
There’s monthly fees for these checking accounts, but they can be waived. The accounts to consider are LifeGreen Checking and LifeGreen eAccess. They both have $8-10 monthly fee. For LifeGreen Checking it can be waived with a $1,500 balance or $500 monthly DD. For LifeGreen eAccess it is waived with 10 monthly Regions Visa Checkcard purchases.
There’s also a $50 referral bonus available, on top of the $400 bonus. You need to mention the full name and e-mail address of person who refers you to get the bonus. The referred and a referree both get the bonus.
If you have an account, you can send your own referrals here.
- Apply Here
- Account Type: LifeGreen checking
- Availability: AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, IA, KY, LA, MS, MO, NC, SC, TN & TX
- Expiration Date: 1/31/2017
- Type of Inquiry: Soft pull
- Direct Deposit Requirement: No
- Other Requirements: 10 debit and enroll in online statements within 60 days
- Credit Card Funding: Up to $2000
- Monthly Fee: $8-10 but can be waived
- Closing Account Fee: $25 if closed within 180 days