Best Bank Bonuses For November 2020, Pt. 2

Many banks are offering generous rewards for new customers who open an account with them throughout November. Depending on the financial institution, the bonus, and your financial situation, you can see anything from $100 to $500 (or more!) when you qualify. Rewards like these are a great way to start the new year off on the right foot while padding your wallet after holiday shopping.

If none of these banks suit your needs, or you don’t meet the eligibility criteria, there’s more where that came from. Check out our other list featuring the best bank bonuses for November 2020. 

City Gold Checking Account

Amount: 

 

  • $100

 

When you receive your bonus:

 

  • City National Bank will deposit the $100 in your account 91 days after you make your account

 

Expiration date:

 

  • This is an ongoing promotion

 

To qualify:

 

  • Must be a new City National Bank customer and have not held an account with this bank before
  • Start a new City Gold Checking, E-statement Checking, or Community Hero Checking Account
  • Direct deposit a minimum of $200 every month

 

This bank bonus is available to people living in Virginia, West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky.

 

HSBC Advance Checking Account

Amount: 

 

  • $200, or 3% cash back (max $240)

 

When you receive your bonus:

 

  • HSBC will deposit $200 eight weeks after finishing the 90-day qualification period. 
  • You will earn the 3% bonus about eight weeks after meeting the eligibility requirements for four consecutive weeks

 

Expiration date:

 

  • January 7, 2021

 

To qualify:

 

  • Must be a new HSBC bank customer or not have held an account from June 29, 2017, to June 29, 2020

 

To earn the $200 bonus:

 

  • Open a new checking account before the expiration date through the HSBC signup portal
  • Direct deposit a minimum of $500 over three months, starting the second month after you created the account

 

To earn the 3% bonus:

 

  • Create a new checking account before the expiration date
  • Enroll in qualifying direct deposits
  • Get 3% cash back on a maximum of $40 every month for six consecutive months after creating your account

 

Associated Access Checking Account

Amount: 

 

  • $200 to $500

 

When you receive your bonus:

 

  • In less than 120 days after you finish your 90-day eligibility period

 

Expiration date: 

 

  • May 31. 2021

 

To qualify:

 

  • Be a new Associated Bank customer or have not opened a new account within the previous six months
  • Deposit a minimum of $500 directly into the account in less than 90 days after you create the account
  • Leave your account open for at least one full year after opening it. If you close it before then, you will lose your bonus

 

After completing the 90-day qualification period, Associated Bank will calculate the average daily balance in your account between the 61st and 90th days. The size of your bonus is based on the total:

 

  • $200 for an average daily balance between $1,000 and $4,999.99
  • $300 for an average daily balance between $5,000 and $9,999.99
  • $500 for an average family balance over $10,000

 

Investors eAccess Checking Account

Amount: 

 

  • Up to $250 ($25 every month for ten months)

 

When you receive your bonus:

 

  • Investors eAccess will deposit $25 into your account every month for up to ten months starting on the following statement period

 

Expiration: 

 

  • This is an ongoing promotion

 

To qualify:

 

  • Be a new Investors eAccess customer and open a checking account
  • Direct deposit a minimum of $500 every month 
  • OR complete ten point-of-sale transactions each month

 

HSBC Premier Checking

Amount: 

 

  • Either $450 or 3% cashback (max $600)

 

When you receive your bonus:

 

  • You receive $475 eight weeks after finishing the 90-day qualification period.
  • You receive the $3 cash back reward eight weeks after fulfilling the eligibility criteria for four consecutive weeks

 

Expiration date:

 

  • January 7, 2021

 

To qualify for the cash bonus:

 

  • Be a new HSBC Bank customer or have not opened an account from June 29, 2017, to June 29, 2020
  • Direct deposit a minimum of $5,5000 in your account within three months, starting the second month after you create your account

 

To qualify for the cash back reward:

 

  • Enroll in direct deposit for eligible payments
  • Get 3% cash back on up to $100 worth of purchases every month during the first six months you create your account

 

Source
  • Tarpley, Laura Grace. “The Best Bank Account Bonuses of November 2020.” Business Insider, Business Insider, 5 Oct. 2020, www.businessinsider.com/personal-finance/best-bank-account-bonuses#frequently-asked-questions.
Ian Schindler