Fifth Third Preferred Checking®

Looking to get the most out of your checking account? Fifth Third’s Preferred Checking is a high interest checking account designed to maximize the value of your money. In addition to our competitive interest rates, you get access to investment benefits, plus better rates and exclusive pricing on other Fifth Third offerings.

No monthly service fee charge if:

  • Your deposit and investment accounts reach a combined total balance of $100,000 at any time during the month.1

Otherwise, it's $25 per month.


Key Benefits:

  • High-yield interest checking2 View interest rates
  • No ATM fees in the U.S. (Limit 10 per month)
  • World Debit™ Mastercard® 3
Preferred Checking

Exclusive Pricing for Fifth Third Identity Theft Protection4

With Fifth Third Preferred Checking®, you can receive complimentary Fifth Third Identity Alert® and a discount on Fifth Third Identity Alert Premium®

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Investment* Benefits

Investment* Benefits

  • Discounted self-directed online trades
  • No annual custody and record keeping fee on brokerage accounts5
  • No “transfer-in fees” 8
Other Account Features

Other Account Features

  • Complimentary checks, notary services, money orders and cashiers checks
  • Complimentary 3 x 5 safe deposit box or discount on larger size
  • Relationship benefits including better rates on savings accounts, CDs6, and Fifth Third loans7.
  • Conveniently manage your account online
Momentum App screenshot on phone

A NEW way to help pay down your student loans!

Fifth Third Momentum® app automatically rounds up your debit card purchases and applies that amount to your student loan balance. Use the app to make small payments now which can help make a BIG impact. Connect the app to your free checking account and get a jumpstart on paying off your student loans.

  • Easily sign up and make payments
  • Help reduce stress related to student loan debt
  • Save on interest
  • Pay down student loans faster!

Download the Fifth Third Bank App now:

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