Affinity Checking

Everything you need from your checking account
Checking built for easy day-to-day money management

Checking built for easy day-to-day money management

With Northwest Affinity Checking, you get everything you need in a checking account - including 24/7 access through Northwest online and mobile banking and more than 55,000 free ATMs worldwide- with no monthly service charge or mininum balance requirement. 

  • No monthly service charges
  • No minimum balance requirement
  • Non-interest bearing
  • Free Northwest Visa Debit Card
    • Apple, Samsung and Google Pay
    • Visa Checkout
    • Debit Card Alerts and Controls
    • ATMs that accept cash and check deposits 24/7
  • Free Northwest Online and Mobile Banking
    • Bill Pay
    • eStatements
    • Credit Scores
    • Card Valet
    • Zelle
    • Money Insights, Planning and budgeting tool
  • Unlimted check writing
  • Free Bankline, 24/7 automated telephone banking
  • Free telephone and live chat customer service

The Next Way To Bank Better

Plus: Get Another $10

when you enroll all your Northwest accounts in eStatements.1

Earns A Competitive Interest Rate

Plus, access to our highest Affinity Premier Money Market rates. 

Free ATMs

More than 55,000 free ATMs worldwide through the Allpoint® Network

24/7 online and mobile access

to check balances, transfer funds, pay bills and much more


a fast, safe and easy way to send and request money with friends, family and others you trust from your Northwest mobile app and online banking account.**

Free Specialty Checks

Free specialty checks or 50% off other styles.*

*Visa® and Visa® Checkout are trademarks of Visa International Service Association. ♢Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPad are trademarks of Apple. Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.

^Includes ATMs accessed through Northwest's membership in the Allpoint ATM Network. Third party fees may apply. For more information, visit See bank for dteails.

✝✝ Mobile data or text charges may apply.

**Transactions typically occure in minutes when the recipient's email address or U.S. Mobile number is already enrolled in Zelle®. Much have a bank account in the U.S. to use Zelle®. Data charges may apply. Zelle® and the Zelle® related marks are wholly ones by Early Warning eStatements to receive the $10 bonus, which will be deposited within 30 days of eSTatement enrollement into a checking or savings account on which you are listed as primary owner. Not available for business accounts. See bank for details.

Northwest Bank is Member of FDIC Rev. 3/7/2023