LifeGreen Preferred Checking® Account

This checking account comes with options to earn interest and a host of special features and benefits to deepen your relationship with Regions.

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Key Features of LifeGreen Preferred

  • $50

    Opening Deposit

  • $18or

    Monthly Fee

  • Earns Interest

LifeGreen Preferred Account Details

How to Avoid Monthly Fee
$5,000 average monthly statement balance in LifeGreen Preferred Checking account1 OR

$25,000 combined minimum deposit balances from all of your Regions checking, savings, money markets, CDs and IRAs2 OR

Have certain qualifying first-lien home mortgage loans in good standing3 OR

Combined $25,000 minimum outstanding loan balances from all of your Regions personal installment loans, lines of credit, equity lines of credit, equity loans, direct loans and credit cards in good standing2 4
Monthly Fee
Minimum Opening Deposit
Check Pricing
Price varies by style. Order via Online Banking, visit your local branch or call 1-800-734-4667.5
Annual Percentage Yields (APY)
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Statement Options
Additional statement options are available, fees may apply. Please refer to Pricing Schedule for more details.
Relationship Benefits
With this interest-bearing checking account, you can get a Premium Money Market as long as your LifeGreen Preferred Checking account remains open

50% discount on one Safe Deposit Box with an additional 10% discount for auto debit6

Relationship rates on most CDs for customers who meet the Relationship requirements7

Discount on qualifying installment loans with payments auto debited from a Regions account

Earn rewards through the Regions Cashback Rewards® program with your Regions Visa CheckCard and Online Banking

Preferred Banking Membership - Visit Region Preferred Banking to see additional benefits
Standard Overdraft Coverage
Available. Learn more.
Paid Overdraft / Returned Item Fee
Overdraft Protection Transfer Fee
  • Earn interest based on account balance
  • Regions Visa® CheckCard
  • Free Access to Online Banking9
  • Free Standard Delivery Bill Pay10
  • Mobile Banking11
  • Unlimited check writing
  • Options to link your checking account to an eligible Regions funding account for Overdraft Protection. If linked, transfers are made for a reduced Overdraft Protection transfer fee.
  • No Regions ATM fee on two ATM transactions at non-Regions ATMs per statement period12
  • No fee for Cashier's Checks
  • No fee for Money Orders
  • Service Member Benefit – No Regions ATM fee on two ATM transactions at non-Regions ATMs per statement period if you provide your Military ID when opening a Regions checking account or any time afterward13

Ways to Open a LifeGreen Preferred Account

Why Open a Regions Checking Account?

Convenient Account Management

Bank when and how you want with Mobile Banking, Online Banking with Bill Pay and free access to more than 1,900 ATMs14 across the Regions 15-state service area.

Cashback Rewards

Earn Cashback Rewards through Regions Online and Mobile Banking for eligible CheckCard & Now Card purchases. 

Financial Insights

Visit Insights by Regions for tools, tips and calculators to help you manage your money, save for your future, finance your needs and track your spending.

Secure Payment Solutions

Use Apple Pay15, Google Pay16, LG Pay17, Samsung Pay18 and Click to Pay with Visa19 to make secure payments from your mobile device. Send money to friends20 with Zelle®, available through Online Banking and the Regions Mobile app. And reduce the risk of fraud on your Regions personal CheckCard, Now Card, and credit cards with the touch of a button using Regions LockIt®: Lock your card for certain types of transactions using the Regions Mobile app or Online Banking.

Community Involvement

We believe in giving back to our communities by supporting local organizations and donating our time and talents.  We even give associates a paid day off to volunteer with a cause of their choice.

Customer Service Excellence

With award-winning customer service through a branch, online, over the phone, on Facebook or Twitter, or even at an ATM, we strive to make each experience a satisfying one.

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

For accounts opened in Iowa, certain account fees are subject to Iowa State Tax of 6%, which will be assessed at the time the fee is charged, unless exempt.

The Monthly Fee on certain checking accounts may not be charged for at least 61 days after account opening even if requirements to waive the Monthly Fee are not met.

All Regions products and services are subject to applicable customer agreements, terms, conditions, disclosures, and application requirements. Credit products are subject to credit approval. Contact a Regions associate for additional information and details.