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New Mexico
New Mexico
New Mexico
New Mexico
New Mexico
New Mexico
New Mexico
Easy, Fast, Free: Open a *Free Checking Account
*Nonsufficient funds charge may apply.

Free Checking Account in New Mexico

WaFd Bank now features free checking accounts at all of our New Mexico locations. From Albuquerque to Roswell to Santa Fe and everywhere in-between, visit a branch near you today to learn about the advantages of WaFd Bank’s free checking accounts and how we can help you get a head start on your financial future.

Everything you need in a Free Checking account:

  • No minimum balance
  • No monthly maintenance fees*
  • Access to 37,000 Fee Free ATMS
  • Online Banking
  • Bill Pay & External Transfers
  • Mobile Banking
  • Person-to-Person Payments
  • MyTransfer Available
  • Secure checking

Balance and Deposit Requirements:

  • Only $25 initial deposit to open

*Nonsufficient Funds Charge may apply.

Mobile Banking

Manage your banking 24/7

  • Enjoy no-fee bill pay.
  • Mobile check deposit.
  • Person-to-person payments with Zelle.
  • Easy transfers between your accounts.
  • Access to our innovative online budgeting and management tool.
Download the mobile app


This is how money moves

Introducing Zelle—a fast, safe and easy way to send money to your friends, family and associates in minutes2, right from the WaFd Bank mobile app.
Free online banking with Zelle.

Send your cousin the gift of money without needing to mail a check, or quickly pay your friend back for covering your dinner last night. Just open the WaFd Bank mobile app and get started!

Learn about Zelle

Online Banking

Enroll in Online Banking

  • Pay bills online or with your smart phone.
  • Check your balance, view transactions and transfer money.
  • Deposit a check with your smart phone.
  • Pay a friend with Person-to-Person transfers with Zelle.
  • Deposit funds on your schedule at our smart ATMs.
Enroll in online banking

2Must have a bank account in the U.S. to use Zelle. Transactions typically occur in minutes when the recipient's email address or U.S. mobile number is already enrolled with Zelle.

Looking for More?

Whether you’re on the look out for Identity Theft Monitoring, Shopping Rewards, Discounts. Check out what WaFd Bank’s other checking options.

Open an Account online

You don’t have to visit a branch, WaFd Bank let’s you open a personal account online in just minutes.

Contact Us

For more information about our account services, or to talk to our Client Care Directors.