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Badgers Checking

Show your Wisconsin Badgers spirit every time you use your checking account with Badgers Checking, exclusively designed for Associated Bank. By selecting the Badgers Checking option on your Associated Bank checking account, you score big by choosing a bank that delivers personalized service and outstanding value.

You’ll enjoy:

  • One-of-a-kind "Let's Go Red" Debit MasterCard®
  • Checkbook cover imprinted with the Wisconsin Badger logo
  • Exclusive check designs featuring the spirit of Wisconsin including Bucky Badger, the Kohl Center and Camp Randall
  • Free Online Banking and Online Bill Pay*
  • Associated Mobile Banking® with mobile apps, mobile web and text banking**
  • ATM access to hundreds of Associated Bank ATMs and more than 25,000 MoneyPass® surcharge-free ATMs nationwide***
  • Free 24/7 Telephone Banking and Customer Care Center

Open your Badgers Checking account today.

Call us 24 hours a day 7 days a week at 800-236-8866 or find a branch location near you now.


A $100 minimum deposit is required to open a new account.

*Our standard bill payment service is free, up to your available balance. Some add-on services within the standard bill payment service have service charges. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions of the Bill Payment Service and the Consumer Deposit Account Fee Schedule for details.

**Associated Mobile Banking is available for personal accounts. Associated Bank does not charge a fee to use our mobile banking and text banking services. Message and data rates may apply. Check your carrier plan for details. Visit for Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions.

***Associated Bank ATM access is free for Associated Bank customers only when you withdraw funds up to the amount of your available balance. In addition, there is no surcharge-fee to access MoneyPass ATMs when you withdraw funds up to the amount of your available balance. For our customers that originated their debit card account in the state of Illinois, there is also no surcharge-fee to access STARsf or Allpoint ATMs. ATMs outside of the Associated, MoneyPass and STARsf/Allpoint networks may charge a fee. In addition, Associated Bank may charge a Non-Associated ATM fee, balance inquiry fees may apply.
For Associated Bank Elite Checking customers only, Non-Associated ATM fees will not be charged when using a non-Associated Bank ATM.
MoneyPass is a registered trademark of Elan Financial Services. Star and STARsf are trademarks of First Data/Star Network. Allpoint is a registered trademark of Cardtronics, Inc.

All trademarks, service marks and trade names referenced in this material are official trademarks and the property of their respective owners.




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