How to open a checking account online.

Opening a checking account is easier than ever, especially if you decide to apply online – it just takes a few clicks! If you prefer to open your account in person, stop by any Huntington branch to meet with a banker.
How to open a checking account online.

Applying for a bank account online is quick, easy and secure – it takes just 5 to 10 minutes. To apply you’ll need your Social Security Number and a U.S. Government issued ID, like a driver’s license or a passport. If you're applying for a joint checking account, you’ll need the same information for the other applicant.

Apply Online in five easy steps

  1. Select the right checking account for you. Not sure what account you want to open? Compare checking accounts
  2. Enter your profile information
  3. Complete your account usage details
  4. Choose your service
  5. Review your account opening documents

Apply for a checking account online.

Open a bank account in person.

To sign up for a bank account with Huntington in person, visit a branch during business hours. It is important that you bring identification (your Social Security Number, driver’s license and/or passport) and be ready to make an initial deposit. A banker can answer any questions and help you open the bank account that meets your financial needs.

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Already have a bank account at another financial institution?

Welcome to Huntington. If you already have a bank account at another financial institution, learn how to close your current account and easily switch banks.

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If you can’t find what you’re looking for, let us know. We’re ready to help in person, online or on the phone.

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