Are you in need of a checking account to securely store your money, where you can deposit or withdraw money as needed? At The Peoples Bank, you can sign up for a new checking account today at one of our many locations. For your convenience, you can learn more and compare our different checking account options below.

Account FeatureRegular CheckingSpecial CheckingNow CheckingSuper Now Checking
Minimum Opening Deposit$50.00$50.00$50.00$50.00
Minimum Balance to Avoid Monthly Service Charge$500.00$1,000.00$2,500.00
Monthly Service Charges$5.00 (if below $500.00 account balance)
$6.00 (if below $400 account balance)
$7.00 (if below $300 account balance)
$3.00$8.00$10.00
Free Telephone Banking
Free ATM Use at Peoples Bank Locations
Free MasterCard Check Card
Bill Pay
Picture Pay$1.00/image$1.00/image$1.00/image$1.00/image
Unlimited Check Writing$0.25/check
Monthly Statements
Check Images
P-to-P Transfers$0.85/transfer$0.85/transfer$0.85/transfer$0.85/transfer
InterestTiered (see rate sheet)Tiered (see rate sheet)
Conditions- Free with Direct Deposit or to customers 62 or older
- No monthly service charge when maintaining a daily balance of $500.00 in a qualifying deposit product.
- No monthly service charge when maintaining a daily balance of $1,000.00 in a qualifying deposit product.- No monthly service charge when maintaining a daily balance of $2,500.00 in a qualifying deposit product.


All branches except our Easton Branch will remain drive thru-only unless an appointment is needed for lengthy transactions or meetings with loan officers. The Easton Branch lobby will be open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Each customer must follow our COVID-19 protocol in order to enter the Bank. Most normal transactions can be conveniently taken care of at one a drive-thru.

The Washington Avenue Branch has resumed Saturday drive-thru window service. Saturday hours are 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. For more information on our Pandemic Plan and COVID-19, please click here.