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Personal Checking Accounts

At PlainsCapital Bank, we strive to make banking as convenient as possible for you. We provide personal service and account features to help simplify your life. Whether you need basic or top-of-the-line checking, we’ve got the account that’s right for you.

An Account for Everyone

PremierAccess

PremierAccess is the right choice if you maintain a higher checking balance with an interest to earn higher rates and receive premier-level perks. As your balance grows, so does your interest rate.

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TotalAccess

TotalAccess gives you complete control of your finances with convenient banking anytime, anywhere. Enjoy special features such as Online & Mobile Banking, Mobile Deposit and Bill Pay.

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Protect and Serve

To thank you for your service and sacrifice, we’re offering the Protect and Serve account to first responders and military personnel. Reliable banking with no minimum balance & no monthly fee!

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Youth Debit Account

It's never too early to start banking responsibly. With the Youth Debit Account, your children under the age of 18 can learn how to budget without the risk of overdrafts or minimum balance fees.

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PremierAccess

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TotalAccess

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Protect and Serve

Youth Debit Account1

Best if…

You want a top-of-the-line checking account and are able to maintain a minimum daily balance of $5,000

You want total access to our account features without having to maintain a $5,000 minimum balance to avoid or reduce fees

You protect and serve our country or our communities as a first responder or military personnel7

A basic account for customers under 18 

Interest

 

Tiered interest on balance of $5,000 or more

None

None

None 

Free Mobile Banking1

Includes 24/7 access to: mobile deposit, bill pay, people pay, card controls and cardless cash

Includes 24/7 access to: mobile deposit, bill pay, people pay, card controls and cardless cash

Includes 24/7 access to: mobile deposit, bill pay, people pay, card controls and cardless cash

Includes 24/7 access to: account balances, transaction history, card controls, and cardless cash

Online Payments2

Unlimited bill payments

Unlimited people pay (P2P)

First 5 bill payments, First 5 people pay (P2P)4

First 5 bill payments, First 5 people pay (P2P)4

None

Text Banking1

Unlimited 24/7 access to balance and account info

Unlimited 24/7 access to balance and account info

Unlimited 24/7 access to balance and account info

Unlimited 24/7 access to balance and account info

Other ATM Fee Refunds3

Unlimited refund of other banks' ATM fees

Refund of first 5 ATM fees from other banks4,5

Refund of first 5 ATM fees from other banks4,5

None 

EZShield®ID Theft Protection

Included

Available for $5.95/mo

Available for $5.95/mo

Not available

Minimum Opening Deposit

$100 

$100 

$100 

$25

Monthly Fee

$15 if min. balance not met per statement cycle 

$10 or less if conditions met per statement cycle

$0 

$0

To Reduce/Avoid Monthly Fee

Minimum daily balance of $5,000 or combined loan and deposit balance of $25,000 per statement cycle to avoid monthly fee4

Fee reduced by $2 for each of the following per statement cycle: eStatement, $500 min. daily balance4, $500 min. direct deposit4, 25 debit card purchases4,6, age 62 or older and under age 22

None

None 

1Standard data fees from your mobile provider may apply.
2Each additional bill payment, person-to-person, or external transfer per statement cycle is $1. 
3Up to $5 per transaction. Refunds are credited on the same day as the withdrawal.
4Per statement cycle. 
5Each additional ATM usage will incur the other bank’s ATM fee plus a $1 PlainsCapital fee.

6Debit card purchases must post before statement cycle cut off. 
7This account is exclusively for active or retired police, paramedics, and firefighters, state and federal law enforcement officers and agents, active and veteran members of Army, Navy, Marine Corps Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard. Valid ID required.