Free. Secure. Easy banking at your fingertips.
The Patelco Free Checking account is a no frills, no strings attached, truly free checking account.
You can save more with no monthly fees, no monthly maintenance fees or minimum balance requirements. If only everything in life was as straightforward as the Patelco free checking account.
Plus, payday can come even sooner when you set up direct deposit for your account. Get paid up to two days early —without an additional fee.
It takes minutes to open a Patelco Free Checking account. To join Patelco, you’ll need a Social Security number (or acceptable government-issued document showing your Tax Identification Number), driver’s license or government ID, and your current home address.