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Here are all the bank bonus offers, promotions and offers from M&T Bank. Typical offers have been for $150, $160, $200 and $250 bonuses.
M&T Bank is a New York-based bank and was established in 1856. They are a subsidiary of M&T Bank Corporation and M&T Bank has grown to over 800 locations.
M&T Bank has branches in the following states: Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. If you’re outside of these regions, see this Bank Account Promotions Page for other offers.RELATED ARTICLES: Best money market accounts by category — follow chase savings interest rate 2017
Like most traditional banks with local branches, M&T Bank won’t have the best rates on their Savings and CD accounts (see these Savings and CD pages). Luckily, they have been very good at providing bank account sign-up bonuses with consistency.
I’ll review the current bonuses below.
$250 M&T Bank Checking Bonus
This updated $250 cash bonus from M&T bank is for a any new personal Checking account and will require direct deposit.
- Expiration: 09/05/2018
- Bonus Amount: $250
- Account(s) Eligible: Any personal Checking account
- Availability: CT, DC, DE, FL, MA, MD, NJ, NY, OR, PA, VA, WV
- Hard/Soft Inquiry: Soft
- Direct Deposit Requirement: At least $500 or more
- Direct Deposit Alternatives: Yes, several
- Monthly Service Fee: Can be waived (see below)
How To Earn The $250 Bonus
- You can redeem this offer online or in-branch.
- Open any personal M&T checking account by September 5, 2018 and make qualifying direct deposits totaling at least $500 within 90 days of account opening to get this special offer.
- Qualifying direct deposits include, but are not limited to, recurring electronic deposits such as payroll, pension or Social Security.
- Person-to-person, bank transfers or other electronic money transfers such as those made through internet payment services do not qualify.
- Bonus will be credited to the account within 90 days of direct deposit activation as long as the account is in good standing and all of the eligibility requirements are satisfied at the time we seek to credit the bonus.
- Bonus is reportable for tax purposes.
- No more than one bonus will be awarded regardless of the number of accounts, titling on account, or the number of direct deposit arrangements established.
- Bonus offer may vary by product and region.
- Cash bonus offers are not available to employees of M&T Bank or any of its affiliates or to customers who have already received a bonus in connection with an M&T personal checking account within the preceding twelve-month period.
- A $50 early close-out fee applies if the account is closed within 180 days of the date the account was opened.
- This offer is nontransferable.
- If you received another bonus offer via mail, the bonus will be fulfilled according to the requirements detailed in the mailing.
- Please be sure to refer to any special instructions or qualifications noted in the mailing.
The Direct Deposit requirement has gone up to $500 from the previous $100 requirement, so this offer now falls in line with other common Checking account promos.
M&T Bank does a lot of targeted mailings to select markets, full of different bonus opportunities. Bonus offers range from $150 to $250.
Go to mtb.com/checking to apply online using the following promo codes with each corresponding bonus amount (these promo codes tend to renew or update so there’s no guarantee which will be working at the time you apply):
- $150 Bonus
Promo Code: QJ
- $150 Bonus
Promo Code: QC
- $150 Bonus
Promo Code: QD
- $150 Bonus
Promo Code: QE
- $200 Bonus
Promo Code: QI
- $250 Bonus
Promo Code: QH
Waive Monthly Fees On Personal Checking Accounts
No monthly maintenance charge on any linked Relationship Savings account
WAIVE THE $14.95 MONTHLY MAINTENANCE FEE WITH:
- Direct deposits of $1,500 or more per month, or
- $2,500 or more average balance in this account
WAIVE THE $24.95 MONTHLY MAINTENANCE FEE WITH:
- $7,500 or more average balance in this account, or
- $25,000 or more combined balances in eligible M&T accounts
WAIVE THE $4.95 MONTHLY MAINTENANCE FEE WITH:
- $500 or more average balance in this account, or
- $1,500 or more combined balances in eligible personal deposit accounts, or
- At least 1 direct deposit to this account, or
- 10 or more debit card transactions from the acccount
$3 monthly maintenance charge can not be waived
M&T Bank $200 Checking Bonus
Get a $200 bonus for opening a new Checking account with this offer. This promotion is being distributed as a mailer to certain markets.
- Offer available in these states: AZ, CT, DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA, WV
- $100 in direct deposits is required for this offer
- Application will trigger a Soft Pull, which does not affect your credit
- Monthly service fee can be waived
- Early account termination fee is $50 if closed within 180 days of opening
How To Get Your $200 Bonus
- Open a new M&T Bank personal Checking account with the promo code QF.
- Set up a qualifying direct deposit of $100 or more within 90 days of account opening.
- Bonus will be posted to your new account within 90 days of meeting the requirements.
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- Chase Bank Business Checking Promotion: $200 Sign-Up Cash Bonus
- Simple Bank Review & Bonus Offer: Unlimited $20 Referrals
- Chase Total Checking Account Bonus: $200 Coupon Available Online
- Chase Premier Plus Checking℠ Bonus: $300 Coupon Offer
- TD Bank Promotions: $300 & $150 Checking Account Bonuses
- BBVA Compass Bank Promotions: $150, $200, $250 Checking/Savings Bonuses
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