Local checking accounts designed for your needs

Take the pain out of banking and keep your money local with a checking account from Gateway Bank, the only community bank in Mesa, AZ. While each type of account has different benefits to fit your needs, you can count on all of them to keep your money safe and easy to access.

All accounts include:

  • Local, personal service from real people who know you
  • Online banking and debit card
  • Nationwide, fee-free ATM network
  • Complete security and protection
Basic Checking

Ideal if you want to keep cash on hand and pay for daily expenses, but you aren’t focused on bells and whistles or earning interest.

  • $100 opening deposit
  • No minimum balance
  • Online banking and debit card included
  • Unlimited check writing
Advantage Checking

Ideal for managing your everyday expenses while earning interest for the extra money you have on hand.

  • Earns interest
  • $100 minimum deposit
  • No minimum balance
  • Online banking and debit card included
  • Unlimited check writing
Service First Checking

Ideal for teachers, educators, and public safety professionals who appreciate a little bonus for all they do for the community.

Includes all Basic Checking benefits plus:

  • Free stop payments, money orders, cashier’s checks, and fax services
  • Two waived overdrafts per year
Prime Checking

Ideal for people over the age of 55 who want all the features of a basic checking account, plus a few extra benefits to make life a little easier.

Includes all Basic Checking benefits plus:

  • Free money orders and cashier’s checks
  • Free safety paper wallet checks

Need help deciding, or ready to get started?

Get in touch with our local team for fast answers and guidance.

Interest rates

See the latest interest rates to find out how much your account will earn.

Help Center

Lost your debit card? Need to reset your online banking password or PIN? Out of checks?

Kind words from our customers

We worked with 3 other national banks (whom we had a business relationship in the past), but none met our needs and customer service expectations. With the experience we had here, Gateway Bank has secured a new customer for life.

– Anil Anugula

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