EVERYONE CAN OPEN AN ACCOUNT WITH BANK ON MARION
The average unbanked family spends in excess of $750 per year just to pay their bills
Bank on Marion can help you:
> Gain access to a free or low-cost checking account so you can keep more of your money.
> Stop currency exchanges and check cashing stores from taking your money with high interest gimmicks and fees.
> Overcome past financial or credit problems
so you can open a checking account without any hassle.
> Open an account even if you are not a U.S. Citizen or don’t have a Social Security number. Most of the Bank on Marion partners accept Mexican Consular Marticula cards, Guatemalan Consular identification cards and any foreign passport.
>Learn to make the most of your money.
Bank On Marion has free programs to help you learn to manage your money.
HOW TO OPEN YOUR OWN BANK ACCOUNT.
Open your own bank account by visiting any of the 9 financial institutions throughout the city that have partnered with Bank on Marion
Many non-profits in the Marion area will provide free financial literacy training and/or information about Bank on Marion to help you with your new checking account. These include :
Housing Authority of the City of Marion
Marion Sr. Citizens Center
United Way of SI
The Lighthouse Shelter
Lutheran Social Services
Bank On Marion is brought to you by the City of Marion, Illinois State Treasurer’s Office, Federal Reserve Bank and local agencies as part of the Bank On Illinois campaign. If you have questions or comments about our statewide campaign, visit www.bankonillinois.