Available for residents of CT, DC, DE, FL, MD, NJ, NY, OR, PA, VA, WV, M&T Bank seems to have extended their Promo code QL promotion from March 25 2017 to May 24, 2017. So you can still receive a $200 bonus when you open a new personal checking account if you missed out on the offer previously. Simply open a checking account with minimum of $25 then setup direct deposit of $100 or more within 90 days of account opening. With your new account, you can enjoy access to more than 800 M&T branches and 1600 ATMs, online and mobile bill pay, debit card with chip technology, plus many more. If you are interested and qualify, make sure you check out this extended offer! You can also view our M&T Bank Promotions page for all the latest M&T bonuses.
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M&T Bank $200 Bonus Information:
- No Direct link to offer, go to M&T Bank – Use promo code QL
- M&T Bank Flyer A
- M&T Bank Flyer B
- Account Type: EZChoice Checking, MyChoice Checking, MyChoice Plus Checking, MyChoice Premium Checking, Classic Checking, Basic Banking
- Availability: CT, DC, DE, FL, MD, NJ, NY, OR, PA, VA, WV (Bank Locator)
- Expiration Date: 05/24/2017
- Credit Inquiry: Soft Pull only
- ChexSystems: Yes
- Opening Deposit: $25
- Credit Card Funding: None
- Direct Deposit Requirement: Yes, must be at least $100 or more.
- Monthly Fee: $3.00-$24.95, see below on how to avoid
- Additional Requirements: None
- Household Limit: None listed
- Closing Account Fee: Keep your account open for 180 days, otherwise $50
How To Earn M&T Bank $200 Bonus:
- Open a checking account online with the extended Promo code QL or visit your local M&T Bank to open an account by May 24, 2017
- Set up a qualifying direct deposit of $100 or more within 90 days of account opening (Qualifying direct deposits include but are not limited to electronic deposits such as payroll or social security and do not include electronic money transfers or credits such as account-to-account transfers or those made through internet payment services)
- Bonus will post to the account within 90 days of meeting the direct deposit requirement
How To Avoid Monthly Fees:
EZChoice Checking – $6.95 monthly fee but can be waived by making just ONE transaction such as a deposit, withdrawal, or debit purchase.
MyChoice Plus Checking – $14.95 that can be waived with any of the following methods:
- Keep an average daily balance of $2,500 or more in the account per monthly service charge cycle
- Have direct deposits to your account totaling at least $1,500 per monthly service charge cycle
MyChoice Premium Checking – $24.95 that can be waived with any of the following methods:
- Keep an average daily balance of $7,500 or more in the account per monthly service charge cycle
- Keep total combined balances of $25,000 or more in eligible personal deposit accounts, loans and home equity outstanding balances, investments and business deposit accounts
Classic Checking – $4.95 that can be waived with any of the following methods:
- Have at least 1 direct deposit to your M&T Classic Checking with Interest account OR
- Keep an average daily balance of $500 or more in the account per monthly service charge cycle OR
- Make 10 or more debit card purchases or payments OR
- Keep combined balances of $1,500 or more in eligible personal deposit accounts
Basic Banking – $3.00 monthly maintenance charge cannot be avoided
I suggest you to open the EZChoice Checking account due to the $6.95 monthly fee can be waived simply by making just one transaction such as a deposit, withdrawal, or debit purchase. This is an easy way to earn the $200 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. Sign up today with M&T bank now to start enjoying the many benefits along with the extra bonus. Find more Bank Bonuses on our extensive list of bank promotions across the U.S.