What makes banking at Bell a win-win – for you and your friends?

Helpful (not pushy) bankers who know you by name

America’s Best Checking with no sneaky fees

You each get $50* once the new account has been active for 60 days. See? Win-win

Want to refer someone?

Here's how:

  1. Tell your friends and family why you like banking at Bell!
  2. Tell them to let us know you referred them when they open their account online or in person.

$50* for You!

Want to switch to Bell?

Here's how:

  1. Open an account online
  2. Stop by your local branch

Make sure to tell us who sent you!


$50* for You!

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1. Tell your friends or family to switch to Bell - and let us know you sent them.
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2. They can open an account in person or online.
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3. When someone you refer opens a new account at Bell, you each get $50* - easy!

*We will deposit $50 into the new, first-time personal checking account, and the referrer will receive $50 in their current Bell checking account after the new, first-time personal checking account has been active 60 days with either a recurring direct deposit (excludes transfers from another bank) or 10 debit card transactions (point of sale) or a recurring automatic payment. After the qualifications are met, $50 will be deposited into the accounts within 5 business days. The new customer will receive a 1099-INT form for the $50 deposited to the new account. The referrer will receive a 1099-MISC form if you receive $600 or more in referral bonuses in a calendar year. $50 minimum deposit to open an account. This promotion cannot be combined with any other offers.