Stellar Plus Checking with interest
Your higher balances earn you interest and qualify you for outstanding benefits, including receiving a free safe deposit box.*

A checking account that pays interest and benefits! That's Stellar Plus Checking.

Our most rewarding checking account gives you earned interest for only $0-8 a month, plus a heap of valuable perks. See how WaFd Bank is here for you:

No-fee bill pay and person-to-person payments

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Over 32,000 FEE-FREE ATMs

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24/7 online & mobile banking with mobile check deposit

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Over 200 branches in 8 states to serve you

Branch locations
No-fee bill pay and Person-to-Person payments
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Over 32,000 FEE-FREE ATMs
Find an ATM
24/7 online & mobile banking with mobile deposit
Learn more about Online and Mobile banking
Over 200 branches in 8 states to serve you
Branch locations

Here is some of what you get with a WaFd Bank Stellar Plus Checking account…

Get a Free 3x5" Safe Deposit Box*

* At branches where available

Identify Theft Monitoring and Resolution Service

  • Fully-managed recovery with comprehensive identity theft resolution services
  • Identity theft expense reimbursement
  • Monitoring

Cell Phone Insurance

  • Covers first 3 phones listed on the cellular phone bill.
  • Covers damage or theft; up to 2 claims per year; up to $300 per claim with a $50 deductible per claim.
  • Mobile phone bill must be paid through your Green Checking account.

Automatic Extended Warranties on the Things You Buy

  • Buyers Protection covers items for 90 days from the date of purchase against accidental breakage, fire, or theft.
  • Extended Warranty extends the U.S. manufacturer's original written warranty up to one full year on most new retail purchases if the warranty is less than 5 years.
  • Stellar Plus Checking account must be used for entire purchase price of item.

Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • Up to $10,000 benefit
  • 24-hour coverage
  • Coverage divides equally among joint account owners
  • Coverage reduced 50% at age 70

Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • Up to $10,000 benefit
  • 24-hour coverage
  • Coverage divides equally among joint account owners
  • Coverage reduced 50% at age 70

With a Stellar Plus Checking account you can save on the things you do.

$5.99 Movie Tickets

Restaurant & Hotel Deals

Rental Car Discounts

Shopping RewardsTM

  • Access to exclusive offers and discounts at thousands of leading online retailers.
  • Shop online using our customized shopping portal and receive cash back.
  • Cash back will be held in your Shopping RewardsTM account to use towards future purchases, sent to you as a check.

Prescription and Vision Discounts

  • Prescription discounts
  • Vision: Save on exams, glasses, contact lenses, and corrective surgeries.
  • Discounts on dental procedures.
  • This is NOT insurance (Registration/ activation at SecureChecking.com required).

Travel & Leisure Discounts

  • Redeem and print coupons online.
  • Access discounts from your mobile device.
  • Local and national discounts on: hotels, restaurants, rental car, museums, florist, sporting events, dry cleaners and more.

Let's open your account today

Open an Account

All you need is:

  • Drivers License
  • Social Security Number
  • $25 Deposit

Registering for your Stellar Plus Checking Benefits is easy.

Simply visit SecureChecking.com to register.

To open a Stellar Plus Checking account, please click the above button, contact your local branch or call us at 1-800-324-9375.

*These benefits are subject to additional terms and conditions as well as subject to service provider fees. These are third party services and are not subject to FDIC insurance coverage or controlled directly by the bank.

Mobile & Online Banking

We make it easy to get your banking done on-the-go.

  • Pay bills online or with your smart phone.
  • Check your balance, view transactions and transfer money.
  • Deposit a check with your smart phone and mobile photo deposit.
  • Pay a friend with person-to-person transfers.
  • Deposit funds on your schedule or at our smart ATMs.

Monthly fee is based on your average daily balances each month:

$0

When you keep $20,000 or more in Stellar Plus, or $100,000 or more in related deposit accounts

$3

If you keep $10,000-$19,999 in Stellar Plus, or $50,000-$99,000 in related deposit accounts

$8

If you keep less than $10,000 in Stellar Plus, or less than $50,000 in related deposit accounts

Contact Us

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