CenterState Bank  


Family & Friends Checking 


CenterSate Bank is an FDIC-insured, Florida-based bank that is headquartered in Davenport, FL. They offer a full array of services for their customers’ banking needs, including online banking, commercial lending, residential mortgages and investment services.  They operate 55 banking centers throughout Florida, and as of June 2012 they approximately $2.4 billion in assets and $2 billion in deposits.  


CenterState Bank provides services to the following Florida counties/communities: Alachua, Citrus, Duval, Hendry, Hernando, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lake, Marion, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Pasco, Polk-East, Polk-West, Putnam, Seminole, St. Lucie, Sumter, and Volusia. 


Centerstate Bank has a free personal checking account offer for their customers. The account is called Family & Friends Checking. This free personal checking account comes with great perks.  


CenterState Bank’s Family & Friends Checking Features: 

  • No Monthly Maintenance Fee 
  • No Minimum Balance Requirement 
  • No Per Check Charge 
  •  Free Online Banking with Bill Pay 
  • Free Mobile Banking 
  • Free e-Statement 
  • Free Debit MasterCard 
  • Free Gift Upon Opening  
  • Unlimited Check Writing 
  • Free 24/7 automated telephone banking 


Bonus: Bring in your old checks and debit cards from your former institution and CenterState will deposit up to $25.00 into your new checking account within five business days of receipt.  


Note: There if you opt to receive paper statements you will incur a fee of $2.00 per month.  


Online Banking Services 

CenterState’s Business Online Banking solution gives you access and control over your account from any location that you have internet access. Benefits include: 

  • Ability to view and print a history of account activity including check images  
  • Verification of account transactions 
  • Accurate, real-time balances (current and available) to aid your cash flow decisions 
  • Eliminates the need for bank research 
  • Elimination of any statement delivery delays 




e-Statements are a fast, easy and secure way to access your current or previous monthly bank statements online. CenterState Bank stores 12 months of your statements securely along with all of your check images. This is a free service. 


Mobile Banking 

CenterState Mobile Banking is a convenient and secure way to access your accounts from your mobile device, whether it’s a smartphone or tablet. You can check balances, transfer funds, and pay bills. It allows you to stay in control of your account anywhere anytime. You have the option of choosing between two easy options available on your smartphone or tablet. 


Mobile Web 

By visiting CenterState Bank’s website using your mobile device, you can try their new mobile online banking with all of the features you are used to using on your PC or laptop. You can also bookmark them and put them on your home screen, so that you can always find the nearest location or look up a branch phone number. 


Mobile Apps 

CenterState offers a variety of apps to cover just about every mobile device available. From Apple to Android to Blackberry, and more, they have what you need. You can go from start to finish in just a few simple steps.  


Text Banking 

Stay on top of your finances with Mobile Text Banking. Check your account balances and view recent transactions using text messaging on your mobile phone. It’s free and it’s secure. (Depending on your text messaging plan with your mobile provider, you may incur a charge for the text message from your wireless provider.)