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Community Banking

Busey Bank is proud to partner with you as you build a sound financial future that supports generations to come.

Everyone begins somewhere and Busey’s Community Banking options are designed with you in mind.
Pathways Banking opportunities help build strong financial futures one family, one street, one city at a time.

Start Fresh Checking

Busey's StartFresh Checking program gives you a second chance at qualifying for and opening a traditional checking account.
Rebuild Your Financial Strength | Improve Your Credit Standing | Eliminate Checking Cashing Fees

StartFresh Checking features:

  • $50 opening deposit
  • Unlimited check writing
  • Free Busey Debit Mastercard®, with no per item fees.
  • Free ATM transactions at any Busey ATM, and unlimited access to surcharge-free MoneyPass® ATMs worldwide (fees may apply when using non-Busey owned ATMs)
  • Free Online Banking & Bill Pay
  • Free monthly Online Statements
  • $9.95 monthly maintenance fee
  • $3 monthly discount with regular payroll Direct Deposit
  • After 12 months in good standing, you may qualify and apply for a traditional checking account.

Credit Builder

Busey's Credit Builder program is an affordable way to begin managing your credit wisely.

Secured Credit Cards

Explore your path towards building credit with responsible use with Busey’s secure credit card.
Busey ensures a simplified home financing experience by being there every step of the way. Our in-house mortgage expertise and participation in a wide range of down payment assistance programs mean we can help you find the solution you need to make homeownership affordable.

Learn more about our Home Loan Programs or contact one of our Community Banking Officers.

Find tools, tips, and resources to help you build strong financial futures for yourself, your family and your community.

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