Account Details

With Perks Checking, the money in your checking account will earn interest, just like a savings account. It is a great choice if you typically keep higher balances in your checking account or if you have other accounts with North Shore Bank.

Monthly Maintenance Fee

$0 or $12

Ways to Waive Monthly Maintenance Fee

  • Minimum daily checking account balance of $2,000 or more, or
  • $5,000 in relationship deposit balances, or
  • Consumer loan or mortgage with North Shore Bank, or
  • Primary account holder is a current or retired member of the United States Armed Forces


Choose the Debit Card That's Right for You

Standard Debit Card

Features contactless technology, mobile wallet compatibility, lock and unlock control, zero liability for unauthorized purchases, and ID theft protection.

Platinum Debit Card

All the same benefits as the Standard Debit Card, plus free cell phone protectionFootnote 2, identity fraud expense reimbursementFootnote 3, and Boingo WiFi accessFootnote 4.

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Power Up Your Account With Our Top-Rated Mobile AppFootnote 5

Deposit Checks

Deposit paper checks using your phone's built-in camera


With Zelle®, it’s easy to send and receive money to friends and family

Manage and Pay Bills

Easily add, pay and manage your bills all in one secure place

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1 Applies to North Shore Bank exclusive wallet or duplicate check styles.
2 Coverage provided under a group insurance policy issued by New Hampshire Insurance Company, an AIG company. Policy provides secondary coverage only. The $600 benefit amount applies to each claim, and is subject to a $50 co-pay per claim. $1,000 maximum claim benefit per 12 months. Subject to limitations and exclusions. See Mastercard Platinum Guide to Benefits for more details.
3 Benefit provided by Generali Global Assistance Inc. Certain terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. See Mastercard Platinum Guide to Benefits for more details.
4 Terms and conditions apply. Boingo services provided by Boingo Wireless, Inc. See Mastercard Platinum Guide to Benefits for more details. Boingo is a registered trademark of Boingo Wireless, Inc.
5 Message and data rates may apply.
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