Here is the latest list of banks offering good checking options without service charge in the state of California.
King City: 1st Capital Bank‘s Privileged Checking and Direct Deposit Checking come with no service charge.
Pasadena: Amalgamated Bank offers BASIC CHECKING, CASH REBATE CHECKING and INTEREST CHECKING without Monthly Maintenance Charge.
Santa Monica: 1st Century Bank
Rowland Heights: American Plus Bank‘s Special Checking Account is designed for seniors over 62 or students over 18 with Unlimited check writing and $100 minimum opening balance.
Rancho Cordova: American River Bank‘s Employer Plus Accounts and Community Hero Checking Accounts come with no monthly fees. And there is no requirement of monthly fee for 65 Plus Checking Account, Personal Interest Checking Account and Personal Checking Account, if you choose to use eStatements.
Santa Barbara: American Riviera Bank‘s BASIC CHECKING and TEEN CHECKING have No monthly service charge.
Newport Beach: American Security Bank offers freedom checking with free telephone banking, free online banking and free bill payment.
Carmel Valley: AmericanWest Bank offers 55+ CHECKING and FREE CHECKING without monthly fee or minimum balance requirement.
Glendale: Americas United Bank
Fort Irwin: Armed Forces Bank of California offers Freedom Checking accounts with No minimum balance, No service charge, Free debit card, Free online banking and Free e.Statements.
Rowland Heights: Asian Pacific National Bank‘s personal checking has no requirement of monthly maintenance fee if your daily balance is over $300.
Modesto: Bank of Agriculture and Commerce
Yuba City: Bank of Feather River offers Feather River Classic Accounts, Feather River 50 Plus Accounts without maintenance fees.
San Francisco: Bank of Marin’s Teen Checking Account comes with no maintenance fee and no set up fees.
Napa: Bank of Napa offers BON Voyagers as an interest-bearing checking account without service fee.
Valley Springs: Bank of Rio Vista offers free e-Student Checking accounts to students who are up to age 24.
Rancho Cordova: Bank of Sacramento’s Golden State Checking is a free,full-service checking option.
San Francisco: Bank of San Francisco’s checking account have no monthly fee if the required balance is met.
Santa Clarita: Bank of Santa Clarita offers Green Student Checking and Green Plus Interest Checking.
Millbrae: Bank of the Orient provides seniors over 62 with free Seniors’ Checking accounts.
Bakersfield: Bank of the Sierra offers Totally Free Checking, Sierra Reward Checking and VIP Free Interest Checking without monthly charges.
Los Angeles: Broadway Federal Bank
Acton: California Bank & Trust’s Classic Checking s designed for seniors over 55 to manage their money in a low-cost way.
Artesia: Cathay Bank provides college-aged students with COLLEGE CHECKING accounts with no service fee to manage their personal finances.
Fountain Valley: Centennial Bank offers Success Checking Accounts, Achievers Checking Accounts and Direct Checking Accounts for you to manage personal finance without monthly service fee.
Industry: Chinatrust Bank’s Freedom Banking account is a fee checking solution.
Ontario: Citizens Business Bank
Chino: Chino Commercial Bank offers free Classic Checking and 55+ Checking accounts.
San Luis Obispo: Coast National Bank offers SENIOR CHECKING and free checking accounts.
Roseville: Community 1st Bank
Stockton: Community Bank of San Joaquin offers Premium 55 Checking with many privileges.
Ontario: The monthly maintenance fee of Community Bank’s checking will be waived if the required balance is met.
Lodi: Community Business Bank’s Premium Checking and Platinum Advantage have no monthly service fees.
Westlake Village: Community West Bank offers Basic Checking with Minimum Opening deposit of $100.
San Marcos: Coronado First Bank offers Private Checking and Silver Checking without Monthly maintenance Fees.
City of Industry: EverTrust Bank offers Basic Checking and 55 Plus Checking accounts.
Modesto: Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California offers Sky Blue Checking, Value Checking and 50+ Interest Checking without service fees.