Basic Checking Account

"Life is complicated enough. I want a checking account that keeps things hassle-free."
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Say no to monthly fees. Say yes to convenient solutions.

There's a lot to be said for "basic." Our basic instincts keep us alive. Basic training gets our troops ready to serve. Basic algebra gets us through high school. That bring us to Clearview's Basic Checking account, which provides everything that's necessary for our Pittsburgh-area neighbors to manage their money without gumming up the works with a lot of rules or high fees.
  • No monthly service fees or minimum balance requirements
  • Free Online and Mobile Banking
  • Free online bill payment (Bill Pay)1
  • Take advantage of an interest rate discount on certain loans2
  • Protect your account against overdrafts with overdraft protection or Extended Courtesy Pay
  • Eight surcharge-free transactions per month at in network, non-Clearview owned ATMs3
  • Earn cash rewards with Debit Purchase Rewards
What's included
  • No minimum balance
  • Free Online and Mobile Banking
  • Overdraft protection options
9.50% APR
Finance something fantastic with this Powerline rate. 
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1  A monthly fee of $4.95 will be charged if no payment is made on a Bill Pay account for 90 days.

2 On select loans with automatic payment from any Clearview Checking account.

3 $2.00 charge for each transaction after the indicated free allowed per month (includes withdrawals, transfers and deposits). Surcharges by other financial institutions may apply.



 
Still have questions about Basic Checking Accounts?
The routing and transit number is used when you pay bills electronically. Our ABA bank transit number is 243083237.
 
You can use up to $2,500 daily in purchases or cash advances with your Clearview Debit Card in addition to the $500 maximum ATM withdrawal limit.
If you are traveling internationally please take the following steps:

Contact Clearview at 1-800-926-0003, prior to your departure with the dates, and cities you will be traveling to so we can notate your cards for travel. Take more than one form of payment ie; Mastercard, Visa, etc.

Make sure you have a PIN (Personal Identification Numbers) set up on all cards you will be taking with you, as you will be asked for a PIN number if using your card outside of the U.S. To set up a PIN: For credit call: 1-888-886-0083 For debit call: 1- 866-985-2273
Yes, you can order checks directly from Harland Clarke. You will need to enter Clearview’s routing number (243083237), your checking account number (from the bottom of your check) and other personal information.
 
Within Online Banking, click the “Other Services” tab located at the top of the screen, then choose the account you wish to order checks for and click the “Enter” button to begin. Using this method, your account number and other necessary information will be pre-loaded.
 

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