$400 opening bonus ~ Wells Fargo Everyday Checking

$400 opening bonus ~ Wells Fargo Everyday Checking

This is a more advanced deal for people who get direct deposits; of course, it pays better.


  • Nationwide


  • 12/31/2019


  • Receive $3000+ direct deposits per month for three consecutive months within 150 days


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Only certain consumer checking accounts, including non-interest earning checking accounts, are eligible for this offer. Teen Checking℠, Greenhouse℠ accounts, and the prepaid Wells Fargo EasyPay® Card are not eligible for this offer.
  • This offer is intended for new checking customers only. You must have a valid bonus offer code. You are not eligible for this offer if:
    • You are a current owner of a Wells Fargo consumer checking account
    • You are a Wells Fargo team member
    • You have received a bonus for opening a Wells Fargo consumer checking account within the past 12 months

Bonus Requirements:

To receive a $400 bonus, open a new, eligible Wells Fargo consumer checking account with a minimum opening deposit of $25 by December 31, 2019. All account applications are subject to approval.

  • Within 150 days of account opening, receive a cumulative monthly total of $3,000 or more in qualifying direct deposits to the checking account opened for this bonus offer for three consecutive months. During this time your new account balance must be $1 or more.
    • A qualifying direct deposit is the customer's salary, pension, Social Security, or other regular monthly income, electronically deposited through the Automated Clearing House (ACH) network by your employer or an outside agency.
    • Non-qualifying direct deposits for purposes of this offer include transfers from one account to another (for example, transfers between your own accounts, or person-to-person transfers using a transfer service such as Zelle®), or deposits made at a branch or ATM, or through mobile deposit.

Bonus Payment:

  • We will deposit the bonus into your new checking account within 45 days after meeting all offer requirements.
  • The new checking account must remain open in order to receive any earned bonus payments.
  • You are responsible for any federal, state, or local taxes due on the bonus and we will report as income to the tax authorities if required by applicable law. Consult your tax advisor.

Additional Important Information:

  • Offer expires December 31, 2019
  • This offer may be limited to participating locations – please refer to the offer communication for additional details.
  • Offer subject to change and may be discontinued at any time without notice.
  • Offer cannot be:
    • paid without a valid a U.S. Taxpayer Identification Number (W-9)
    • combined with any other consumer deposit offer (limit one bonus per customer/account)
    • reproduced, purchased, sold, transferred, or traded