Survey ranks banks to help veterans win financial management battle

Julia LeDoux
July 01, 2020 - 12:39 pm


Are you finding that managing your money is a battle?

Personal finance experts from recently analyzed checking accounts from the 10 largest American financial institutions that offered additional benefits for military personnel.

The analysis considered such things as monthly fees, ATM fee policies and special perks offered to service members.

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According to MyBankTracker, checking accounts offered by these financial institutions are the best for those with a military connection.

Best Overall: USAA Classic Checking -- Available with both online and mobile banking access, Checks can be deposited through both mobile deposit or at USAA ATMs.

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Best Credit Union Military Checking: Navy Federal Credit Union -- Free checking for active duty service members and early access to paychecks with direct deposit.

Best Big-Bank Military Checking: Chase Premier Plus -- Certain benefits and protections are extended to military checking members under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA).

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