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Free Business Checking

Managing a business in today's economy is no small feat. That's why we offer truly free Small Business Checking. If you own a business, the unbeatable package of benefits that comes with free Business Checking will allow you to manage funds, complete transactions, and more – all in the most convenient, cost effective way. Discover all the benefits of free business checking from Columbia Bank by signing up today.

Free Business Checking from Columbia Bank is the ideal solution for small businesses! 
  • 1,000 FREE monthly transactions.*
  • NO monthly service charges.
  • NO minimum balance requirements.
  • Up to $110 in cash rewards.**
  • FREE Business Debit Card, FREE Online Banking and Bill Pay, FREE return of check images for easy record keeping
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We Have The Best Business Checking Deal Around: Take A Look.

 Bank Monthly service charge?  Balance Requirements to avoid monthly service charge? Monthly transaction allowance? Per-item fee over monthly transaction allowance?2 Switch to Columbia Bank and each year you could save up to: 
Columbia Bank
FREE Small Business Checking
NONE NONE 1,000 $0.00
Save up to 


or more!
TD Bank
Simple Checking
$8 Monthly service charge always charged 200 $0.75


Bank of America
Business FundamentalsTM
$18 $3,000 minimum daily balance OR $5,000 average monthly balance OR $15,000 combined average monthly balance of linked accounts OR $250 each month in new purchases on a business debit or credit card. 200 $0.45


Total Business CheckingSM
$12 $1,500 minimum daily balance OR maintain a linked Chase Private Client Checking or Premier Platinum Checking personal checking account 200 $0.40


Wells Fargo
Business Checking®
$12 $3,000 minimum daily balance OR $6,000 average ledger balance OR have a Wells Fargo Business Payroll Service transaction from this account each month 150 $0.50


* Transaction items include checks/debits paid, checks/items deposited and deposit tickets. If your Free Small Business account exceeds 1,000 free monthly transactions, the account may be converted to another checking product which will incur charges.

^Includes coin and currency. If your Free Small Business account exceeds $10,000 free monthly coin and currency, the account may be converted to another checking product which will incur charges.

** Cash offer for businesses only and is only valid for new Business Checking accounts. $50 will be deposited into your account within 60 days after paying your first bill through Columbia Business Online Banking. $50 will be deposited into your account 60 days after you make 5 purchases with your Columbia Bank Business Debit Card. $10 will be deposited into your account at the same time you present your unused business checks and/or business debit card to a branch representative. To earn these cash rewards, the activity must occur within 60 days after account opening. New money only. Cash rewards will be reported to the IRS on a 1099-INT. Please consult your tax advisers concerning the reporting to Internal Revenue Service of payments as interest on accounts and for the cash rewards. Minimum $50 to open account.

1 Competitive information was obtained directly from banks or their websites during the week of 4/16/2013. Annual savings based upon incurring the monthly service charge and having 250 monthly transaction items. Some banks may have introductory offers; comparisons are for ongoing costs. Offer good on business accounts only. Ask a relationship banker about our outstanding personal checking accounts.

2 Transaction items include checks/debits paid; checks/items deposited, and deposit tickets.

Cash offer for business only and is valid for new Small Business Checking accounts. New money only.