Vantage Checking

Designed to meet your unique everyday banking needs

Leading features

  • Tiered, premium interest rates that are compounded daily
  • Investment sweep options available when linked to your brokerage account to create a BB&T Vantage Asset Management Account
  • Complimentary checks of any design with a leather checkbook cover
  • A convenient way to pay with the BB&T Vantage Debit Card—purchases are automatically deducted from your checking account and it works as an ATM card

Exclusive benefits

No fees for:

  • Overdraft protection transfers
  • Secondary checking account for you or a member of your household
  • Money Rate Savings, Regular Savings or Health Savings Accounts
  • Official checks, money orders and wire transfers
  • Safe deposit box of any size

You'll also have:

  • Enhanced limits for mobile check deposit
  • Complimentary Quicken access

For other products and services, fees may apply.

You'll enjoy these account extras:

Vantage debit card

  • Has increased daily spending and ATM withdrawal limits
  • Includes BB&T Complete Client Protection with BB&T Zero Liability
  • Earns cash back on debit card purchases from qualifying merchants through BB&T Deals
  • Offers purchase security and extended warranty protection
  • Provides emergency card replacement and cash disbursement when needed

Enhanced experience

  • Use embedded EMV/Chip technology for greater fraud protection and easier purchasing when traveling internationally
  • Access U by BB&T®, our customizable online and mobile banking experience,  to monitor your BB&T and non-BB&T accounts
  • Personalize your Vantage Debit Card with the image of your choice
  • Add your Vantage debit card to Apple Pay®, Google Pay, Samsung Pay® and Visa Checkout® for an easier way to pay

Ready to take the next step?

Schedule appointment

Choose a time for an advisor to call you.

Call now

Speak with an advisor.


Still exploring?


BB&T Perspectives

BB&T Perspectives shares financial, leadership and lifestyle perspectives with the hopes of enhancing our clients' lives. Learn more about the financial planning topics our Wealth experts are discussing.


What Will It Take to Save for a Vehicle or a Home?

Find out how much you'll need to put away in order to reach your financial goal.

Integrated services

Your BB&T Wealth advisor will help you create a comprehensive, strategic plan to integrate and coordinate your banking, credit, investments, risk management, and trust and estate planning services.

Comprehensive Financial Planning

Simplify your complex financial life with a BB&T Wealth advisor who can help you see the big picture.

Vantage Asset Management Account

Keep your money working around the clock—and get easy access to your cash—when you link your brokerage account to a Vantage checking account.

Vantage Investor's Deposit Account

With a minimum opening deposit of $25,000, you can take advantage of tiered interest rates that are compounded daily.

Vantage Visa Signature Credit Card

Get the premium credit card that delivers cash rewards, flexible options, concierge services, travel perks and more.

  • 1

    The monthly fee will be automatically waived as long as at least the primary or secondary client on the BB&T Private Vantage Checking account is a primary or secondary signer on the secondary account.

  • 2

    Learn more about your account, including fees and ways you can avoid them.

  • 3

    ATM owners outside of the BB&T network may charge a separate usage fee.

  • 4

    BB&T Zero Liability coverage provides protection to our cardholders against unauthorized transactions using BB&T Debit Cards or Debit Card numbers as long as BB&T is notified promptly. Please refer to the BB&T Bank Services Agreement: Section L: Electronic Fund Transfer Agreement and Disclosures (PDF) (opens in a new tab) for complete details.

  • 5

    Fees from your mobile or data carrier may apply. A monthly service fee applies if you choose to access your online banking financial data through QuickBooks® or Quicken® Direct Connect.

Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and Apple Watch are trademarks of Apple, Inc., registered in the US and other countries. Apple Pay and Touch ID are trademarks of Apple, Inc.

Google and Google Pay are trademarks of Google, Inc.

Samsung Pay and the Samsung Pay logo are trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Visa Checkout is a service of Visa, Inc. Terms and conditions may apply.

The information provided should not be considered as tax or legal advice. Please consult with your tax advisor and/or attorney regarding your individual circumstances.

Only deposit products are FDIC insured.

Traditional banking services are provided by Branch Banking and Trust Company, Member FDIC.

Investment solutions are provided by BB&T Investments, a division of BB&T Securities, LLC(opens in a new tab), member FINRA (opens in a new tab)/SIPC (opens in a new tab). BB&T Securities, LLC is a wholly-owned nonbank subsidiary of BB&T Corporation. Securities and insurance products or annuities sold, offered or recommended by BB&T Investments are not a deposit, not FDIC insured, not guaranteed by a bank, not insured by any federal government agency and may lose value.

Insurance products and services are offered by McGriff Insurance Services, Inc.; Crump Life Insurance Services, Inc.; DBA BB&T Life Insurance Services; and BB&T Insurance Services of California, Inc., wholly owned subsidiaries of BB&T Insurance Holdings, Inc.