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Open an Account

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Getting Started
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You will need the following information in order to complete the application:
Social Security Number
Date of birth
Mailing address
A valid state ID
 
USA PATRIOT Act - To help the federal government fight the funding of terrorism and money laundering activities, federal law requires all financial institutions to obtain, and record information that identifies each person who opens an account.
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Essential Checking

Essential Checking offers a full range of features plus the flexibility to customize your account to your banking needs.

Min Deposit: $25.00

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Funding is required to complete your account activation. If you choose to fund later, a representative will reach out to you. This may delay your account activation.
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Instant Account Verification
We offer a way to instantly verify your account information using . We only use this partner service to retrieve information required to transfer funds from your specified financial institution and to verify that your current balance is sufficient for this transaction.
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'Doing Business As' Information

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'Doing Business As' Information
DBA Business Information
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Your Business Tax ID is used for identification purposes.
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Your Social Security Number (SSN) is used for identification purposes and to determine your account opening eligibility.
DBA Physical Address

Tell Us About Yourself

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Personal Information
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Your Social Security Number (SSN) is used for identification purposes and to determine your account opening eligibility.
Current Physical Address
Contact Information
Identification
About Your Employment

Additional Information
Are you a US Citizen?*
In order to apply for an account online, you must be a US Citizen. Please feel free to visit one of our branches and we will be happy to accept your application.*
Are you an individual or an organization?*
Are you already a customer of Bank Independent?*
This application is for personal accounts. If you would like to open an account for a business or organization, please refer to the Business Banking area of our website and select your accounts there.*
What is your county of residence?*
Are you a senior foreign political figure?*
What is the position held?*
In what country do you hold your position?*
Are you a close associate or family member of a senior foreign political figure?*
What is your relationship to the associated senior foreign political figure?*
What is the name of the associated senior foreign political figure?*

Co-Driver's License Scan

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To speed up the application process, please take a picture of the BACK of your United States driver’s license. This will prepopulate your name and address information directly to your application.

If you do not wish to use this feature simply click the “Done” button, to proceed.

Recommendation for best recognition:

* Use a dark background

* Make sure all four corners are visible

* Avoid glare

* Make sure image is in focus

Driver's License Scan

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To speed up the application process, please take a picture of the BACK of your United States driver’s license. This will prepopulate your name and address information directly to your application.

If you do not wish to use this feature simply click the “Done” button, to proceed.

Recommendation for best recognition:

* Use a dark background

* Make sure all four corners are visible

* Avoid glare

* Make sure image is in focus

System can't prefill due to ZIP code discrepancy. Please proceed by manually entering the information or correct the value in the ZIP field in the 1st page.

Minor Applicant Information

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