checking account


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to checking account: savings account

check·ing account

(chĕk′ĭng)
n.
A bank account in which checks may be written against amounts on deposit.

checking account

n
(Banking & Finance) the US name for current account

check′ing account`


n.
a bank deposit against which checks can be drawn by the depositor.
[1920–25, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.checking account - a bank account against which the depositor can draw checks that are payable on demand
bank account - a fund that a customer has entrusted to a bank and from which the customer can make withdrawals; "he moved his bank account to a new bank"
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Translations
běžný účet
lønkonto
käyttötili
tekući račun
当座預金
당좌 계정
checkkonto
บัญชีกระแสรายวัน
tài khoản vãng lai

checking account

[ˈtʃɛkɪŋəˈkaʊnt] n (Am) → conto corrente

checking account

حِسَاب جارٍ běžný účet lønkonto Girokonto τρεχούμενος λογαριασμός cuenta corriente käyttötili compte courant tekući račun conto corrente 当座預金 당좌 계정 lopende rekening brukskonto rachunek bieżący conta corrente текущий счет checkkonto บัญชีกระแสรายวัน cari hesap tài khoản vãng lai 活期账户
References in periodicals archive ?
The bank said that since the launch of the bank fees reform at the end of September 2009, checking account fees have dropped.
The savings account requires a $100 deposit to open the account and there is no minimum deposit to start the related checking account.
You'll need a checking account to run your enterprise.
For example, if the transaction solely involves an extension of credit, and does not include a debit to a checking account (or other consumer asset account), the liability limitations and error resolution requirements of Regulation Z apply.
Ten days after the bill is mailed, the customer's checking account is automatically debited.
He simply moved the money he needed to a checking account he controlled and charged it to the bank's expense.
Product penetration, choice of channel, the drivers of product and provider choice, and the barriers to adoption are all covered in this deck to ensure that the reader knows What Consumers Want from a checking account in their country of interest.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-September 26, 2014--GoBank Checking Account launches at US retailer Walmart
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 26, 2014--GoBank Checking Account launches at US retailer Walmart
BBVA acquired Simple and Bank of America piloted a checkless checking account.
Global Banking News-6 May 2009-Citibank launches preferred rupee checking account for NRIs(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
The objective of the four-month "Free Checking" campaign was to generate deposits via free checking account openings.