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SuperMoney Net Recommendation Score +43  

SUPERMONEY NET RECOMMENDATION SCORE

This product is mostly recommended by SuperMoney users with a score of +43, equating to 3.9 on a 5 point rating scale.

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Highlights
Community Rating Mostly recommended
Cashback Rewards N/A
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 0.00%
(Verified 01/06/2023)
Monthly Fee $0 - $30
(Verified 01/06/2023)
Minimum Balance to Avoid Monthly Fee $30,000
Number of Reviews 7

Citi® Priority Account Review

Citi® Priority Account is offered by Citi®, a bank founded in 1812 and based in New York, NY. Citi® Priority Account are available in 50 states (and Washington, DC).

Key Takeaways

  • $2,000 Bonus offer. Open a new account and you can get up to $2,000 with required activities. Minimum deposit of $10,000 required to be eligible for a signup bonus (see terms and conditions for more details).
  • 0% APY. As with most checking accounts, Citi® Priority Account does not pay interest.
  • Monthly maintenance fee waiver. Waived if you maintain a combined average monthly balance of $30,000 in eligible linked deposit, retirement and investment balances.
  • No minimum initial deposit. There is no minimum balance required to open an account online.
  • No ATM fees. Citi® Priority Account does not charge fees on ATM transactions.
  • Bill pay. Pay your bills to practically anyone in the United States through Citi®.

Citi® Pros & Cons

Pros Cons
  • Generous signup bonus.
  • Available in all 50 states.
  • Access to physical branches.
  • Free debit card and the option to lock/unlock the card if lost or stolen
  • No charge on incoming domestic or international wire transfers.
  • Does not earn interest
  • Higher than average wire transfer fees.
  • Monthly service charge.

Citi® FAQ

Are checking accounts from Citi® federally insured?

Yes, your Citi® checking accounts are insured up to $250,000 per person by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC #07213). The FDIC is an independent agency of the United States government that protects you against the loss of your insured deposits if an FDIC-insured bank or savings association fails. FDIC insurance is backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government.

What APY does Citi® offer?

Citi® is not an interest-bearing account.

What are the account minimums for Citi®?

Citi® does not require a minimum initial deposit.

Citi® Priority Account Minimums
Description
Minimum Opening Deposit $0
Minimum Balance to Avoid Monthly Fee $30,000
Minimum Combined Balance to Avoid Monthly Fee $30,000

What fees does Citi® charge?

This account charges a monthly service fee of up to $30.

Citi® Priority Account Fees
Description
Monthly Fee $0 - $30
ATM Fee: In-Network $0
ATM Fee: Out-of-Network $0
Foreign Transaction Fee (Debit Card) 0%
Overdraft Item Fee $0
Overdraft Protection Fee (per transfer) $0
Returned Deposit Fee (Domestic) $0
Returned Deposit Fee (International) $12
Stop Payment Fee $0
Wire Transfer Fee - Domestic (Incoming) $0
Wire Transfer Fee - Domestic (Outgoing) $35
Wire Transfer Fee - International (Incoming) $0
Wire Transfer Fee - International (Outgoing) $45
Online Bill Pay Fee $0
Check Image Service $0

Does Citi® charge overdraft fees?

No, Citi® does not charge overdraft fees.

What features and perks does Citi® offer?

This account includes the following features:

  • $2,000 Bonus offer. Open a new account and you can get between $200 up to $2,000 with required activities. Minimum deposit of $10,000 required to be eligible for a signup bonus (see terms and conditions for more details).
  • Fraud monitoring - Citi® monitors transactions for potentially unauthorized activity, such as when a debit card is unexpectedly used in a different location or you make a sudden string of costly purchases.
  • Online Bill Pay - Online Bill Pay allows you to pay bills easily from your account.
  • Mobile Banking Services - Citi® allows you to manage your money online or with a mobile app. This includes depositing checks in your account with a mobile app on your smartphone.
  • Nationwide ATM network - Conveniently transact at a nearby ATM.

What is the customer support email for Citi®?

The customer support email for Citi® is customer.help@citi.com.

How do people rate the customer service and user experience of Citi®?

Overall, Citi® is mostly recommended based on community reviews that rate customer service and user experience.

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Message From Citi®

Open a checking account in one of our account packages. Secure only banking, mobile check deposit, access to cash with one of the most fee-free ATMs in the U.S. and more – available with every Citi checking account, whether you select everyday or premium banking. Citi is here for you, offering checking packages for every stage of life.

With Citi Priority, you get Preferred banking benefits, including select everyday banking fees waived and higher limits on ATM withdrawals and debit card purchases. Travel perks including no Citibank fees on ATM withdrawals worldwide and no foreign exchange fees when using debit card abroad. Investment benefits from Citi Personal Wealth Management, including on-demand financial guidance from Citi Priority Advisors (in branch and/or by phone). Commission-free online/mobile ETF trades with Citi Personal Wealth Management. Relationship pricing on mortgages. Opportunity to earn highest level of Citi ThankYou® Points for your checking relationship that can be redeemed for gift cards and more.

Contact

Hours of Operation

  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday 10:00am - 3:00pm

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Availability

  Available in 50 states and Washington, D.C.
  • Alaska
  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Washington, DC
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Iowa
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Massachusetts
  • Maryland
  • Maine
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Mississippi
  • Montana
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Nebraska
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • Nevada
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Vermont
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin
  • West Virginia
  • Wyoming

Feature Breakdown

Minimum Opening Deposit $0
Minimum Balance to Avoid Monthly Fee $30,000
Minimum Combined Balance to Avoid Monthly Fee $30,000
Monthly Fee $0 - $30
(Verified 01/06/2023)
Monthly Maintenance Waiver Requirements Waived if you maintain a combined average monthly balance of $30,000 in eligible linked deposit, retirement and investment balances.
ATM Fee: In-Network $0
ATM Fee: Out-of-Network $0
Foreign Transaction Fee (Debit Card) 0%
Overdraft Item Fee $0
Overdraft Protection Fee (per transfer) $0
Returned Deposit Fee (Domestic) $0
Returned Deposit Fee (International) $12
Stop Payment Fee $0
Wire Transfer Fee - Domestic (Incoming) $0
Wire Transfer Fee - Domestic (Outgoing) $35
Wire Transfer Fee - International (Incoming) $0
Wire Transfer Fee - International (Outgoing) $45
Online Bill Pay Fee $0
Check Image Service $0
Immigration Status Considered
  • U.S. Citizen
  • U.S. Permanent Resident
  • Non-Resident
  • U.S. Temporary Resident Visa Holders
Verification Documents Required
  • Driver License (or other photo ID)
  • Proof of citizenship/residence (Green Card)
  • Proof of Identity
  • Government Issued Photo ID
  • Social Security Number
Account Features
  • No ATM Fees
  • Free Bill Pay
  • Mobile Check Deposit
  • Nationwide ATM Network
  • Mobile Banking
  • Fraud Monitoring
  • Debit Card Lock/Unlock
  • Fraud Protection
  • Debit Card
  • Branch Access
  • Expense Management
Signup Bonus $200 - $2,000
Signup Deposit Requirement $10,000
APY (Annual Percentage Yield) 0.00%
(Verified 01/06/2023)

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SUPERMONEY NET RECOMMENDATION SCORE

This product is mostly recommended by SuperMoney users with a score of +43, equating to 3.9 on a 5 point rating scale.

+43

Recommendation score measures the loyalty between a provider and a consumer. It's at +100 if everybody recommends the provider, and at -100 when no one recommends.

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