Connect Checking

More than a checking account - Premium security benefits and easy access to your money offers complete peace of mind.

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Connect Checking Features and Benefits

All of our checking accounts offer the must-have features and tools to bank with ease.

In addition, your Connect Checking account provides you with free or discounted access to a number of in-person services.

  • Free basic checks
  • 25% discount on safe deposit box
  • No issuance fee on money orders and/or cashier’s checks, up to five total per month

Protect your money and identity with powerful, built-in security features.

Identity and Credit Monitoring

With IDProtect®, your identity and credit reports are continually monitored and you are notified immediately of any suspicious activity. Request free 3-in-1 credit reports and your credit score quarterly to check for any inaccuracies. Service activation is required.

Card Registration

Register your debit and credit cards and take comfort in knowing you can call one number to cancel and request replacement cards if lost or stolen– all with limited liability. Service activation is required.

Identity Fraud Recovery Services

Should you become a victim of identity theft, identity fraud coverage will reimburse you to help clear your name and repair your credit. Plus, you will be assisted by a dedicated fraud specialist who will work with you until your credit and identity are restored.

Cellular Telephone Protection1,2

Auto-pay your monthly cell phone bill with your Visa Debit Card, and you’ll qualify for up to $250 in coverage if your phone is ever stolen or damaged.

Next Generation Security

Your Visa debit card comes embedded with chip technology so you can make purchases with a new degree of confidence. Learn more about card security.


Linked Silver Savings

Link your Connect Checking account to any Silver Savings account to establish a recurring savings routine and enjoy no monthly service charges on your linked savings account.


Visa® Debit Card with increased daily limits and convenient Mobile Wallet options

Easily check out at your favorite retailers without ever reaching for your wallet. Add your debit card to the wallet app on your eligible Apple, Android, or Samsung device to conveniently make purchases at merchants nationwide.

Relationship Pricing

You can waive the $12 monthly service charge on your Connect Checking account by meeting one or more of the following requirements:

  • Maintain a $1,500 minimum daily balance
  • $5,000 in combined deposits (excluding CDs and IRAs), outstanding consumer loans (excluding mortgages) or credit card balances.

At account set-up, you will have the opportunity to select the accounts that you would like to have linked for combined balance calculation purposes.

Not sure which account is right for you?

Our handy side-by-side comparison will help you sort through the details.

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Are you a card-carrying Saints fan?

Prove it with a Hancock Whitney Bank Saints Visa® Debit Card. Open your checking account today and let the world know you’re a true believer.

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Still have questions? We have answers.

¹Only cell phones purchased by the eligible cardholder are covered. Eligible cell phones are limited to the primary line and up to the first two secondary, additional or supplemental lines as listed on your wireless provider’s billing statement for the billing cycle preceding the month in which the theft or damage occurred. Certain types of personal digital assistants (PDA) that are also cell phones are included in this plan when the terms and conditions of the offer are met. Certain terms, conditions and exclusions apply. For further details, please refer to your Guide to Benefits, included with your new Visa Debit Card.

²If a cardholder fails to make a payment using their covered Visa Debit Card in a particular month, the benefit is suspended until the first day of the calendar month following the date of any future bill payment with the covered card.

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