- If you are an existing member but don’t have a current Checking relationship, simply add a Benchmark Ultimate Checking Account with a Debit Card to your existing account. If you’re not already a member, open a Benchmark Ultimate Account Package consisting of an Ultimate Saver & Ultimate Checking Account with a Debit Card; plus
- Set up a monthly recurring Direct Deposit of at least $200.
It’s that easy! Your $300 cash bonus* will be deposited into your new Ultimate Checking Account within 30 days from the 1st recurring Direct Deposit appearing, which must be within 60 days of opening your Ultimate Checking Account.
To add an Ultimate Checking Account to your existing Benchmark Savings Account, click the button below.
To become a member and open a Benchmark Ultimate Account Package**, click the button below.
Or, read on to learn more about Benchmark’s Ultimate Checking Account features; including 2% cash back on Debit Card purchases.
Benchmark Ultimate Checking Account Features
FREE Rewards Checking
2% cash back on Debit Card purchases with no category restrictions on purchases & cash back earned on up to $500 in purchases monthly
Refunds on ATM withdrawal fees, nationwide (up to $10 monthly)***
Links to Ultimate Saver Account to build savings automatically
*Ultimate Checking $300 Cash Bonus Promotion is subject to be withdrawn at Credit Union’s discretion & without prior written notice. Only allowed one Ultimate Checking per member SSN. $200 monthly recurring Direct Deposit must post to account within 60 days from opening the Ultimate Checking Account & $300 cash bonus will be deposited to account within 30 days from 1st recurring Direct Deposit posting to account. Bonus may be reported on a 1099-INT. $300 Ultimate Checking Promotion valid for qualified new Checking members only. Member must not have closed a Benchmark Checking Account within the last 12 months.
**Benchmark Ultimate Account Package consists of an Ultimate Saver & Ultimate Checking with a Debit Card.
***When monthly qualifications are met, you receive 2% cash back on Debit Card purchases that post to and settle account during Monthly Qualification Cycle up to a total cash back of $10 per month. Qualifying transactions must post to and settle account during Monthly Qualification Cycle. Transactions may take one or more business days from the date transaction was made to post to and settle account. ATM-processed transactions do not count towards qualifying Debit Card transactions. “Monthly Qualification Cycle” means a period ending one (1) day prior to the last business day of each month. Ultimate Checking* rewards will be credited to your Ultimate Saver** on the last day of the monthly statement cycle. Domestic ATM fees incurred during qualification cycle will be reimbursed up to $10 if qualifications are met within Monthly Qualification Cycle. Transfers between accounts do not count as qualifying transactions. Limit one Ultimate Checking* Account per SSN. ATM receipt must be presented for reimbursement of an individual ATM fee of $5.00 or higher.