Veterans Checking

This unique account with extra benefits is our way of thanking current and former military members for their dedication and service. Sign up at any location (not available online) with a valid Veterans ID Card (VIC), Uniformed Services ID Card, DD form, or Common Access Card (CAC).

Our Veterans checking account includes all of the standard features of our checking accounts, plus special benefits for veterans!

Special Benefits for Veterans

  • Competitive interest rate and no minimum balance
  • No monthly service charge with monthly direct deposit, otherwise a $10 per month service charge applies
  • One free box of patriotic-themed checks at account opening, one free wire transfer per month to any military address, and four free non-Independent Bank ATM transactions per monthly statement cycle***
  • A $25 donation to the Department of Veterans Affairs for each new Independent Bank customer that signs up for the Veterans checking account**

Standard Features

  • Free Independent Bank debit card
  • No per check charge and unlimited check writing
  • Free online banking, bill pay and e-statements
  • Free Independent Mobile* and free Classic Text+
  • Free account alerts to manage your account and debit card
  • Free check safekeeping
  • Free telephone banking
  • Free teller transactions

*    An Independent Bank account and online banking are required for enrollment in Independent Mobile.
+   An Independent Bank ATM or debit card is required for enrollment in free Classic Text.
**  Total donations will not exceed $10,000
*** Excludes surcharge fees by owners of non-Independent Bank ATMs
^^ Total donations will not exceed $10,000