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Get more from your bank account with BB&T Bright Banking

Our most popular checking account is perfect for your everyday banking needs

Enjoy these easy-to-use features with any personal checking account.

Mobile check deposit

Make secure deposits  right from your mobile device.

Personalized debit card

Personalize your card with a photo of your choice.

Online banking

View account balances, make payments and transfers, and see the big picture of your finances everywhere you go with U by BB&T®.

Direct deposit

The fastest, safest and most convenient way to get your wages, Social Security or other government payments into your checking account. 

Bill Pay with eBills

Gain more control of your bills by viewing, paying and filing them all from one place.

Cash back with BB&T Deals

Get cash back the easy way—the more you shop, the more you earn.

Mobile banking and alerts

Avoid overspending, missing payment due dates and more.

Make person-to-person payments with Zelle®

Easily send and receive money within minutes with people you trust.

Plus, we'll waive the monthly maintenance fee when you meet the direct deposit qualifier.

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    Account eligibility requirements apply. Mobile check deposit is available for iPhone, iPod with camera, iPad version 2 and higher, iPad mini and Android. A camera is required.

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    Fees and restrictions may apply.

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    For complete details, refer to eBills Terms and Conditions. A monthly service fee applies if you choose to access your online banking financial data through QuickBooks® or Quicken® Direct Connect.

    See BB&T Online Banking Agreement & Initial Disclosure for BB&T Bill Pay details.

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    BB&T Personal Credit, Personal and Business Debit, and MoneyAccount cards are eligible for BB&T Deals. Credit cards are subject to credit approval. There is no monthly fee and no charge for enrolling in BB&T Deals. For complete details, refer to BB&T Deals Terms and Conditions.

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    Fees from your mobile or data carrier may apply.

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    Monthly maintenance fee of $12 waived with combined ACH direct deposits totaling $500 or more per statement cycle. Other options for avoiding monthly fees are available. See the Personal Services Pricing Guide for details.

All applications are subject to a credit history review and approval.

Must have a bank account in the U.S. to use Zelle.

Zelle and the Zelle related marks are wholly owned by Early Warning Services, LLC and are used herein under license.

Mobile carrier's message and data rates may apply. Mobile numbers may need to be registered with Zelle before they can be used with the service. Available to US bank or debit account holders only.

Transactions typically occur within minutes between enrolled users. If a recipient is not enrolled with Zelle, it could take one to three business days to receive the money once the enrollment is complete. You must have a bank account in the U.S. to use Zelle.

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