If your small business is closely watching a tight bottom line, you’ll be happy to know that free business checking accounts are out there, whether you’d prefer to bank online or at a real brick-and-mortar branch in your area.
However, to find them, you may need to do some digging — free business checking is far more common at smaller banks and credit unions than at any of the nation’s biggest banks. There are also a few free small-business checking options with online-only banks. And even if you don’t find a truly free business checking option, your bank may waive the monthly fee if you maintain a certain balance in the account or meet other criteria.
Free business checking at big banks