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You can earn a $300 bonus for opening a new checking account by December 18, 2020.

Open Today

Or visit your local branch to get started.

Just use your account and do the following within 60 days:

  • Make deposits totaling $2,500 or more
  • Make 10 debit card purchases of $25 or more
  • Enroll in eStatements
  • Check your account balance on our mobile app

Choose the Account That Fits You

Checking Benefits with First Midwest

Open your new account online, or visit your nearest branch. All our checking accounts include:

*This offer is limited to new personal checking clients (individuals who have not maintained a checking account with First Midwest Bank in the past 90 days) who complete the following required qualifying criteria:

1. Open and fund a new Easy, Midwest, or Diamond checking account in branch or online by December 18, 2020. Minimum opening deposit is $100. Account opening subject to First Midwest Bank approval in its sole discretion. The account must be opened and funded with new money which is defined as funds not on deposit at First Midwest Bank within the last 90 days.
2. Make deposits totaling $2,500 or more within 60 days of account opening. Transfers from other First Midwest deposit accounts do not count as a deposit.
3. Make 10 debit card purchases of $25 or more with a First Midwest Mastercard® debit card within 60 days of account opening. ATM withdrawals do not qualify.
4. Enroll in e-statements via Online Banking within 60 days of account opening.
5. You must download and log into the First Midwest Bank Consumer Mobile banking app and check your account balance within 60 days of account opening. If you do not have the mobile banking app on your mobile device/tablet, simply text iPhone or Android to 57759 from your device and a link to the mobile app will be sent to your phone.

Once all requirements have been met, a $300 bonus will be issued as a credit to the account approximately 120 calendar days after account opening in branch or online. If the account is closed or does not have a balance greater than zero on the day of bonus processing, the $300 credit will not be issued. Promotional credit may be subject to IRS 1099-INT form reporting and may be considered taxable as interest income to you. Consult your tax advisor. Offer only available to residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, and Wisconsin. Offer may be changed or withdrawn at any time without notice. Limit of one bonus per client, regardless of the number of accounts opened. Offer is not available to existing First Midwest Personal checking clients (either as the primary or joint account holder), accounts that have been closed within the past 6 months, clients who received a promotional bonus in the last 12 months or First Midwest colleagues. Other Disclosures: No purchase beyond the above requirements is necessary. The following rates are current as of 9/28/20: the Annual Percentage Yield (APY) for a Midwest Checking Account is 0.01%; the APY for a Diamond Checking Account is 0.01% for balances up to $49,999, 0.02% for balances between $50,000 and $99,999, and 0.03% for balances $100,000 or greater. Rates are variable and may change any time after account opening. APY is based on monthly compounding. Fees may reduce earnings. APYs do not include the promotional bonus.