Explore is the smart way to embark on your financial journey. Explore has all the advanced technological tools you’ll need to reach your desired financial destination. Explore is a great basic checking account with several free benefits. Genius, right?
We keep it simple – providing you with a checking account designed for the on-the-go lifestyle of someone like yourself. You can manage your money from anywhere with the convenience of FREE online and mobile banking. Want to know what’s even smarter? There’s no minimum to open, no balance requirements, and no monthly fee when you meet certain requirements.*
Explore Checking with MAX:
- Designed for all ages, starting at 14***
- $50 minimum to open
- No monthly service charge*
- No minimum balance requirement
- No per check charges*
- Five waived ATM fees per month*
To open an account online, select the option below that best describes what you'd like to do. If you have any questions, give us a call at 334-215-4705 or 800-776-6776 between 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM CST, Monday through Friday.
Open a New Account
- You must be a U.S. citizen or resident alien and 19 years of age or older. A student may open an account at 14 years of age or older.***
- You must have a U.S. address and Social Security number, as well as, one of the following: a driver`s license, U.S. passport, or state-issued ID.
- You must also have a valid email address.
Minimum age 14***
Free debit card
Free mobile, online, and text banking
Smartfolio: A personal finance manager
Free online bill pay
24-7 Telephone Banking
Virtual wallet access: Apple Pay, Android Pay, or Samsung Pay
No per check charges
Smart Plus debit rebates