Community Checking

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Unique Checking Options

Community Checking provides a low-cost checking product to those who might not otherwise be able to obtain banking services.

Our checking accounts include:

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24-Hour automated telephone banking - 800.809.6761

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Direct deposit

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Online banking*

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Online bill payment*

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Mobile banking*

Account Overview

  • Unlimited check writing without per check charges
  • An account with no monthly account maintenance fee
  • This account is available for individuals residing in an FFIEC identified low- to moderate-income tract

ATM access

No charge at East West Bank ATMs, Allpoint ATMs1 and MoneyPass ATMs1. No East West Bank withdrawal fee for the first two non-proprietary ATM withdrawals per statement cycle (3rd party ATM usage fees may be charged to your account at the request of the provider operating the non-proprietary ATM).


Check writing

Unlimited


Interest features

Non-interest bearing


Minimum opening balance

$25


Monthly account maintenance fees

No monthly maintenance fee


Additional feature

Upon request, the bank will refund up to one non-sufficient funds fee during the first calendar year the account is open.


Other requirements

All designated owners must meet the qualification requirements. Limited to one Community Checking account per qualifying individual.

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888.895.5650

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Mon - Fri: 6:00 am to 7:00 pm PT

Sat: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm PT

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