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Bank Account and Reloadable Card Options

Don't have a bank account? Here are some financial institutions you may want to consider where you can open a low- or no-fee checking account or purchase a reloadable/prepaid card to receive your refunds and disbursements by direct deposit. (See the eRefunds page for more information.)

Note: These listings are just a sample of options available. Links to the following sites are provided for your convenience and information and do not constitute official endorsement by the colleges of DCCCD. Fees are set by the financial institutions and not DCCCD, and may change at any time. 

Financial InstitutionFees
Bank of America$12 monthly fee
BB&Tno fee
Capital Oneno fee
Chase Bank$6 monthly fee
Citibankno fee
Credit Union of Texasno fee
Frost Bank$5 monthly fee
Greater Texas Federal Credit Unionno fee
Navy Federal Credit Unionno fee
PNC Bank$7 monthly fee
Schwab Bankno fee
U.S. Bankno fee ($2/month for paper statements)
Washington Federal no fee
Wells Fargo $5 monthly fee

 

Institutions Offering Banking Services to Undocumented Students

Financial InstitutionFees
Bank of America$12 monthly fee
Capital Oneno fee

 

Reloadable/Prepaid Cards

Note: In addition to the options below, you can buy a reloadable card at your local drug or grocery store or at any DCCCD college bookstore.

Financial InstitutionCard Type
ACE Cash Expressprepaid cards
American Express Serveprepaid cards
BBVA Compassprepaid cards
MoneyGramprepaid cards
netSpendreloadable cards
PayPalprepaid cards
VISAreloadable cards
Western Unionprepaid cards