Earn $3001 when you open Entrepreneur Checking

Earn $3001 when you open Entrepreneur Checking

No minimum to open. With qualifying activities. See below.

Your success is our top priority. We’ve designed accounts with features and perks that truly work for your business. Let us know below that you’re ready and a banker will contact you to start the account opening process.

Your Entrepreneur Checking account comes with these great perks2:

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Find the right business financing option for you with our award-winning SBA lending team

SBA Express Loan

Ready to hit the ground running and grow your business to new heights? The SBA Express Loan has an accelerated approval process to get you a couple steps ahead. We’re ready to help you navigate the financing process and get the funds you need to keep moving forward.

Easy Access Loan3 and Easy Access Line of Credit4

Need a boost to push through the end of the pandemic? Our Easy Access Loan and Line of Credit can see you through. Custom designed for businesses of any size—regardless of how long you’ve been in business—our loans and lines of credit are available for up to $150,000 with flexible financing options.

Open a new Entrepreneur Checking account and get a $300 bonus when you5

Open a new Entrepreneur Checking account and get a $300 bonus when you5

  • Maintain $1,500 or more
  • Complete five qualifying transactions
  • Enroll in online banking and activate e-statements within the qualification period


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1. Entrepreneur Checking General Information. This Entrepreneur Checking account bonus offer is valid for new Entrepreneur Checking accounts opened during the Promotional Period January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022 that meet the bonus qualifications set forth below. Accounts are governed by the Deposit Account Agreement provided to you at account opening. This Entrepreneur Checking Account Bonus Offer Addendum shall be considered a part of your Deposit Account Agreement. This Entrepreneur Checking account bonus offer is not available to existing or closed checking account customers of Wintrust Financial Corporation and its subsidiaries (“WTFC”) or its active employees. Limit one bonus payment per customer, regardless of the number of accounts opened. If you qualify for this Entrepreneur Checking account bonus payment, you are ineligible to receive this Entrepreneur Checking account bonus payment from any other WTFC location. If you qualify for any other WTFC savings offer it may be combined with this Entrepreneur checking account bonus offer. Your new account must be open, in the same product, and have a balance greater than zero to receive the bonus payment. Balance is determined as of the end of each Business Day as the funds currently in your Account including deposits and withdrawals made in the Business Day. If you are a sole proprietorship or a single member LLC, the $300.00 bonus is subject to IRS 1099-INT reporting and may be considered income for tax purposes for the tax year in which the bonus was paid. 2. Online Banking Services. Mobile banking is offered as a service to Wintrust online banking customers. Use of online banking is required for access to mobile/remote banking. Remote deposit requires an established business checking account with the bank. Online banking processing cutoffs remain the same in mobile. Mobile/internet connectivity is required. Third party message, data, and/or internet fees may apply. 3. Easy Access Term Loan. Requires company’s primary checking account to be with the bank. Business must be in operation and in business for 12 months or more. Location of business must be in a low or moderate income census tract and be in a Wintrust Community Bank CRA assessment area. Subject to underwriting guidelines. See a personal banker for details. 4. Easy Access Line of Credit. Loan and renewal fees may apply. See the bank for details. 5. Entrepreneur Checking Bonus Qualifications. To qualify for the bonus payment of $300.00, you must: (i) Open a new Entrepreneur Checking account; (ii) tell us you are aware of this Entrepreneur Checking account bonus offer at account opening; (iii) Maintain a minimum balance of at least $1,500.00 on each day of the last business day of the two (2) consecutive calendar months following the calendar month the account was opened (“Qualification Period”); (iv) complete five (5) qualifying transactions, defined as ACH debit, ACH credit, wire transfer and debit card transactions, within the Qualification Period; and (v) enroll in online banking and activate e-statements within the Qualification Period. After you have completed all the above bonus qualifications, we will deposit the $300.00 bonus payment to your new Entrepreneur Checking account within thirty (30) calendar days after the Qualification Period. A listing of WTFC locations can be found here: wintrust.com/locations.