Wednesday, December 21, 2011

How to Get a Checking Account When Your Credit is Bad

When it comes to bring approved for a bad credit bank account, a second chance bank account is your best option. The second chance account is geared towards high risk customers who need, as the name states, a second chance to improve upon their bank history and banking habits.||Find out if any of the lending institutions in your town or city offer such an account.

You may wish to go online and research this as opposed to going door to door and visiting different banks. In most cases this account will come with a small fee charged monthly. There are also online banks that offer second chance banking accounts. Examples of banks that offer these types of bad credit bank accounts to their customers looking to make a fresh start include Chase Bank, Compass Bank, Century Bank and Trust, Etrade Brokerage, United Community Bank and the Woodforest Bank.