For select individuals who live in the following states of CT, DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA & WV, M&T Bank is offering you a chance to earn a $150 bonus for opening a Basic Checking Account through July 1, 2019.
To earn the bonus all you have to do is set up a qualifying direct deposit of at least $500 within 90 days of account opening using the promo code TH. Then the bonus will post to the account within 90 days of meeting the direct deposit requirement.
With any of the checking accounts you’ll be able to enjoy great features such as account alerts, online banking, mobile banking, and much more. If you are interested and qualify, make sure to take advantage of this offer and sign up today! To see all of the latest M&T Bank bonuses, browse the HMB master list of M&T Bank Promotions. Additionally, check out what other banks are offering, such as HSBC Bank, Huntington Bank, Discover Bank, TD Bank, BBVA Compass Bank or CIT Bank.
Editor’s Note: If you’re interested, there is also a $250 Promotion going on! So check it out before it’s too late.
If you’d like to participate in our Rewards Program, simply contact us when you find a new bank promotion and get paid up to $15!
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M&T Bank $150 Bonus Information
- Direct link to Offer
- Account Type: Basic Banking
- Availability: CT, DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA & WV (Branch Locator)
- Expiration Date: 07/01/2019
- Credit Inquiry: Soft Pull
- ChexSystems: Yes
- Opening Deposit: None listed
- Credit Card Funding: None
- Direct Deposit Requirement: Yes, must be at least $500 or more.
- Monthly Fee: $3, non-waivable
- Additional Requirements: See below
- Household Limit: 1 per customer.
- Closing Account Fee: Keep your account open for 180 days, otherwise there is a $50 fee.
What Triggers Direct Deposit? Alternative Methods
Many bank bonuses require you to make real direct deposit from your job to receive the sign up bonus. However, switching to your real paycheck can be frustrating and time consuming. You can find alternative methods below which many readers have reported to trigger direct deposit to receive the sign up bonus. Simply set up ACH transfers from these institutions to trigger direct deposit. Again, Your Mileage May Vary(YMMV). Please help us with your experience if you find a different method or to confirm a current method for direct deposit in the comments section below.
- ACH trial deposits
- Capital One ACH trial deposits
- Chase trial Deposits
- Citi ACH trial deposits
- Paypal trial deposits
- PNC test deposits
How to Earn $150 M&T Bank Bonus
- Open a new qualifying checking account online or in-branch using the promo code TH by July 1, 2019.
- Set up a qualifying direct deposit of $500 or more within 90 days of account opening.
- The bonus will post to the account within 90 days of meeting the direct deposit requirement and account must be in good standing.
How to Avoid Monthly Fees
- Basic Banking – $3.00 monthly maintenance charge cannot be waived
If you live near a M&T Bank in one of the qualifying states listed above, here’s your chance to score a $150 bonus! This is an easy way to earn the $150 bonus without maintaining a minimum daily balance. Keep in mind all bank account bonuses are treated as income/interest and as such you have to pay taxes on them.
Let us know how your account experience went by commenting below. Open a new checking account with M&T bank today to start enjoying the many benefits along with the extra bonus. For more bank offers, see the complete list of Bank Promotions!
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