private bank checking

Private Bank Checking

A holistic approach to offer you tailored solutions for your wealth management.

Exclusive checking for you

GTE Private Banking1 delivers a VIP level experience with the comforts of your local credit union. Our team takes a holistic approach to offer you tailored solutions for your wealth management. Private Bank Checking2 takes your relationship to the next level offering additional features and benefits.

Suite of benefits

Receive identity theft monitoring, cell phone protection, additional warranties and more! This checking comes with complimentary GTE Secure features.

Earn 3.04%APY3 up to $2,000 and 0.30%APY3 over $2,000!

You also get complimentary checks, cashier’s checks, waived wire fees, and no overdraft protection fees. In addition, if you have a dual relationship with a business account, we will waive your business checking account fees as well.

Dedicated team

Our dedicated, local to Tampa Bay team, is here to give you individualized service to meet your financial needs. Our team is well versed in your complete portfolio and provides comprehensive financial planning with exclusive access to GTE Investment Group4. We also coordinate with your outside professionals such as CPAs, Attorney, etc.

Contact a Private Banker today!


Features & Benefits

  • No Monthly Fee
  • High APY
  • Complimentary Checks
  • Complimentary Cashier’s Checks
  • Waived Wire Charges
  • Waived Overdraft Protection Charges
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Cell Phone Protection
  • Waived Business Checking Fee for Dual Relationship⁵

1-Members must opt into GTE Private Banking Membership or accept the invitation to become a Private Bank Member, be working with a Private Banker, and they must maintain a $200,000 total household asset relationship in any combination of services GTE offers. GTE Financial, GTE Investments, GTE Insurance, or GTE Business Services. Loans and equity do not count towards this minimum. Go Full Access Checking is not included in this offer.

2-Qualifying for Private Bank Checking requires you to be qualified as a Private Bank Member with a GTE and/or GTE Investments relationship of $500,000 or more.

3-Annual Percentage Yield accurate as of the last dividend declaration date. Any fees could reduce earnings on this account. Rate may change after account opening.

4-Securities and insurance products are offered through Cetera Investment Services LLC, member FINRA/SIPC. Advisory services are offered through Cetera Investment Advisors LLC. Neither firm is affiliated with the financial institution where investment services are offered. Advisory services are only offered by Investment Adviser Representatives. 711 E Henderson Ave Tampa, FL 33602; 888.972.5257; Investments are: *Not FDIC/NCUSIF insured *May lose value *Not financial institution guaranteed *Not a deposit *Not insured by any federal government agency.

5-Business Checking monthly fee waived by having the following GTE Financial relationship; A member of GTE Private Banking and a GTE Business Banking Checking account.