Personal Banking

Freedom Checking Account

If you’re looking for the best FREE1 checking account around.

There is no monthly fee1 and you have access to Washington Trust's full suite of digital banking and money management tools. 

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Our Freedom Checking account offers:

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1 Freedom Ultra Checking: Daily minimum balance of $15,000 required to avoid monthly service charge of $25.00; Freedom Plus Relationship Checking: No monthly service charge fee when your total consumer deposit and loan relationship with Washington Trust totals $5,000 or more - when total is below $5,000, the account charges a flat fee of $15.00 per statement cycle. 2Other banks may charge for use of their ATMs 3Freedom Ultra & Freedom Plus Accounts: Free checks are single wallet style; 4 Washington Trust will refund up to five fees from other domestic banks each statement cycle. May be subject to IRS reporting. Please consult your tax advisor. 5 World Debit Black Card offers a $3,500 per day point-of-sale transaction limit, and daily cash withdrawals of up to $1,000. 6Freedom Ultra Level Mobile Check Deposit allows deposits of $7,500 per day and $15,000 per week. 7,8 Home Equity Lines of Credit and Home Equity Loans are subject to credit approval. Member FDIC

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