Earn $10 in 3 Easy Steps:

Refer A Friend1. Refer A Friend.* | 2. Your friend opens an Ameris Bank Access Checking Account. | 3. You both earn $10.


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Refer a friend to open an Ameris Bank Non-Interest- Bearing Checking Account, and you both earn $10. Make sure your friend tells you when their account is opened, so you can see your banking representative to earn your $10 as well!

Accounts can be opened in a branch and online

Friends can open a new account in a branch or online. If your friend chooses to open the new account online, make sure the promo code ReferAFriend18 is used. This ensures your friend will earn $10. After the account is open online, make sure your friend tells you, so you can see your banking representative to earn your $10 as well!

Learn More About Our Most Popular Checking Account

A non-interest bearing account, providing easy access to your money anytime, anywhere.

  • Online Banking including Online Bill Pay, Email and Text Alerts
  • Mobile Banking including Mobile Bill Pay and Mobile Check Deposit
  • Text Banking
  • Automated Telephone Banking
  • Ameris Bank Visa® Debit Card
  • Unlimited Check Writing
  • Free E-Statements; Paper Statements available at a price of $2 per statement mailed¹
  • No ATM transaction fees when using any Ameris Bank ATM²
Account Price:

The monthly account price for Access Checking is $6. The monthly price for the account will not be assessed when any one of the following occurs during the statement cycle:

  • ACH deposits of $500 or more credited to your account; OR
  • 15 or more Debit Card point-of sale transactions post to your account; OR
  • The checking account’s average daily balance (during the statement cycle) is $1,500 or greater

Senior Benefits: Regardless of the personal checking solution, customers age 62 and over will receive a 25% discount on the monthly account price, if assessed, along with Ameris Bank wallet style checks at no charge; other check styles are available for purchase.

*Referred friend required to open an Ameris Bank Access Checking Account (non-interest bearing) with a minimum opening deposit of $100 for participants to receive a $10 Refer A Friend reward. The $10 Refer A Friend reward will be credited to each participant’s Ameris Bank account within 30 days of opening. The monthly account price for Access Checking is $6. E-Statements are available, free of charge. The price of a Paper Statement is $2. Accounts closed within 90 days of account opening are subject to a $30 early account closure fee.


¹Access Checking – Statement Delivery Options: E-Statements are available, free of charge, for every checking account. The price of a Paper Statement is $2.00, which will be deducted from the associated account. You may avoid the price of a Paper Statement by enrolling to receive E-Statements for your checking account. Learn More


²ATM Usage: You may use an Ameris Bank debit card at any Ameris Bank ATM free of charge. If you use a non Ameris Bank ATM, you will incur a $2 service charge in addition to any ATM service charge assessed by the owner of the ATM.