Simple Savings Account

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Simple Savings Account

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Your saving goals start here

Apple Bank is with you for your entire savings journey — we help you learn, plan and reach those exciting milestones. With an online Simple Savings account at a great 0.50% APY*, you can save confidently, because our tools are built for your success.

  • Save towards your goals, from wish list purchases to larger goals, like your new home
  • Build a safety net to prepare for the unexpected
  • Access your money anytime when priorities change

0.50%

APY*

 

Our competitive rate will help you start growing your savings today!

 

Top features of your Simple Savings Account

No Monthly maintenance fees

No monthly
maintenance fees

Convenient automatic transfer

Convenient automatic
transfers

Free non-Apple Bank ATM transactions

Free non-Apple Bank
ATM transactions**

8x national average interest rate

8x national average
interest rate***


Calculate your savings1

We help you plan ahead. Use our savings calculator to see how much you could earn in your online savings account.

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Let your money work for you

We compound interest daily, so you can earn interest on
both your deposits and on the interest that your money earns.

Save small, see big benefits

Save $2 a day, as much as a cup of coffee, and you’ll have over $2,000 in the bank after three years.

Open an account and get a free Samsung Galaxy smartphone 

You must pay for 2 months of wireless service. Terms and conditions apply. See below.

Save the money you would have put towards a new phone. Limited time offer! Learn More >

Start saving in three easy steps

 

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1. Apply

It’s convenient and easy to apply online – no need to visit a branch. We have specialists available to help you through the process. Please call us at 800-588-5871 (TDD: 800-824-0710).

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2. Confirm your identity

We’ll need some personal information to get started. Rest assured that your application and information are secure.

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3. Make your first deposit

The sooner you fund your account, the sooner you’ll start earning interest. Be sure to enroll in digital banking, so you can easily make a mobile deposit or transfer funds from your account at another financial institution.

Here, you're more than just an account number.

Whether you prefer online, mobile or in-person banking, we’re here to support you. With online budgeting tools and a variety of account options, we want to empower you to make smarter financial decisions that help you reach your goals.

See what else Apple Bank has to offer to help you savespend, and borrow.

 

 

 

*Annual Percentage Yield (APY) disclosed is effective as of June 4, 2021 and may be changed by the Bank at any time, including after account opening.

For the Simple Savings Account, interest is earned on daily balances of $1 or more at these tiers: $1.00 - $49,999.99: 0.50% APY, $50,000.00 - $249,999.99: 0.50% APY, $250,000.00 - $999,999.99: 0.50% APY, $1,000,000.00 or more: 0.50% APY.

There is no minimum amount required to open this account. Offer may be withdrawn at any time without prior notice.

**Every month, get reimbursements of up to four non-Apple Bank ATM terminal operator surcharges. Includes both domestic and international ATM and other terminal operators.

***The national deposit average rate for this type of account is 0.06%, based on rates published in the FDIC Monthly National Rates and Rate Caps accurate as of 7/19/2021.

1This calculator is intended for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide today's actual rates. Your actual results may vary. Results provided by this calculator are intended for Illustrative purposes only, and the accuracy is not guaranteed. This calculator does not assure the availability of, or your eligibility for, any specific product offered by Apple Bank, nor does the calculator predict or guarantee the actual rate.

You are viewing a third-party created calculator. Apple Bank assumes no responsibility for, nor does it control, endorse or guarantee any aspect of your use of this calculator.

Calculator Definitions

All calculations received by using the calculator tools on this page are estimates only

Starting amount

The starting balance or current amount you have saved.

Years to save

The total number years you are planning to save.

Rate of return

The APY paid on your savings account as of June 4, 2021 is 0.50%.

Compound Interest

Compound interest is the interest on a deposit calculated based on both the initial principal and the accumulated interest from previous periods. It can be thought of as "interest on interest”. This calculator allows you to choose the frequency with which you add, or anticipate you will add, savings to your account. The more frequently this occurs, the sooner your accumulated earnings will generate additional earnings. The interest on a Simple Savings account is compounded daily.

Additional contributions

The amount you plan to add to your savings each period. This calculator assumes that you make your contributions at the beginning of each period.

Frequency of contributions

How often you make contributions to your account. This calculator gives options of weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, quarterly and annually. This calculator assumes that you make your contributions at the beginning of each period.
 

Samsung Terms and Conditions: New phone offer is available when you pay $100 for 2 months of service. Service includes talk, text and data. No credit check required; service subject to certain terms. See order page for complete and current offer details. Purchase requires a valid credit card or debit card with verified billing address. Gift cards cannot be used. State and local taxes are included. Shipping costs apply. The offer, terms, device and plan are subject to change. Service may not be available in all markets. Rules and other restrictions may apply. Void where restricted or prohibited by law. Limited time offer and only valid in the United States. Available while supplies last. The Android™ robot is reproduced or modified from work created and shared by Google and used according to terms described in the Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution License.

Customers may open any savings account to be eligible for the free phone offer.

Top features

Secure 24/7 access to your account

Secure, 24/7 access to your account

Online or on your phone any time with in-branch support on stand-by.

Convenient automatic transfers

Convenient automatic transfers

Set up once, and see recurring deposits grow your savings.

Debit card access

Debit card access

Life is full of surprises. Take out your money whenever you need it.

No monthly maintenance fees

No monthly maintenance fees

With no monthly maintenance fees to keep track of, you can focus on saving.

Free non-Apple Bank ATM transactions

Free non-Apple Bank ATM transactions

Every month, get reimbursements of up to four non-Apple Bank ATM terminal operator surcharges.

8x national average interest rate

8x national average interest rate***

Grow your savings at one of our most competitive rates.

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We're FDIC-insured

Your money is secure with the backing of the U.S. government up to current FDIC insurance limits.


Online saving anywhere you go

Simple Savings on Mobile device
  • See your savings, investments, spending, and debts all in one place online

    Learn how you can use our Personal Financial Management tool to see all your accounts in one place.

  • Easily transfer money

    Move money when you need to between Apple Bank accounts or another financial institution. See our FAQ for more information.

  • Deposit checks by simply snapping a photo

    No need to visit a branch to deposit checks — add funds to your account with convenient mobile remote deposit.

  • Stay up to date with your accounts

    Get alerts and track progress to stay informed of all account activity.


Samsung smartphone

The ultimate mobile banking tool!

Open any account and get a free Samsung Galaxy smartphone.

You must pay for 2 months of wireless service. Terms and conditions apply. See below.

Here, you're more than just an account number.

Whether you prefer online, mobile or in-person banking, we’re here to support you. With online budgeting tools and a variety of account options, we want to empower you to make smarter financial decisions that help you reach your goals.

See what else Apple Bank has to offer to help you save, spend and borrow.

 

 
 

*Annual Percentage Yield (APY) disclosed is effective as of June 4, 2021 and may be changed by the Bank at any time, including after account opening.

For the Simple Savings Account, interest is earned on daily balances of $1 or more at these tiers: $1.00 - $49,999.99: 0.50% APY, $50,000.00 - $249,999.99: 0.50% APY, $250,000.00 - $999,999.99: 0.50% APY, $1,000,000.00 or more: 0.50% APY.

Fees may reduce earnings. There is no minimum amount required to open this account. Offer may be withdrawn at any time without prior notice.

**Every month, get reimbursements of up to four non-Apple Bank ATM terminal operator surcharges. Includes both domestic and international ATM and other terminal operators.

***The national deposit average rate for this type of account is 0.06%, based on rates published in the FDIC Monthly National Rates and Rate Caps accurate as of 5/13/2021.

Samsung Terms and Conditions: New phone offer is available when you pay $100 for 2 months of service. Service includes talk, text and data. No credit check required; service subject to certain terms. See order page for complete and current offer details. Purchase requires a valid credit card or debit card with verified billing address. Gift cards cannot be used. State and local taxes are included. Shipping costs apply. The offer, terms, device and plan are subject to change. Service may not be available in all markets. Rules and other restrictions may apply. Void where restricted or prohibited by law. Limited time offer and only valid in the United States. Available while supplies last. The Android™ robot is reproduced or modified from work created and shared by Google and used according to terms described in the Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution License.

Customers may open any savings account to be eligible for the free phone offer.

Frequently Asked Questions

There is no minimum balance to open a Simple Savings account.

You don’t need to open a checking account to accompany your Simple Savings account.

An Apple Bank Simple Savings account may be the only account you’ll need, since you have unlimited withdrawals and debit card transactions on your account and can deposit or transfer funds into your account to build your savings.

Yes, if you are a new customer. At Apple Bank, we are dedicated to neighborhood banking in our New York communities, extending from East Hampton to East Harlem and from Staten Island to upper Westchester and Rockland counties.

If you are an existing Apple Bank customer and your permanent address is in NJ, CT, PA or FL, you are eligible to apply for the Simple Savings Account online.

Have the following information on hand when you begin the application:

  • Your personal information, including Social Security number, email address, mobile number and other personal information that will help us to identify you
  • Driver's license, passport or government-issued ID1.

Your information is safe with us. Apple Bank uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. This means that when you’re on our website, the data transferred between Apple Bank and you is secure.

1Note: Please provide an alternative to a military ID as we are not permitted to collect an image of this identification type online. If you don’t have an alternative, please contact us at 800-588-5871 (TDD: 800-824-0710) for assistance.

You need to make your first deposit within 30 days.

There are several ways to fund/make a deposit:

Online Transfer: Log in to your account online at applebank.com or on the Apple Bank Mobile App. You can transfer money from another bank account in your name or from your Apple Bank account. To add a new account from another institution, go to Transfer and select Add External Account.

Mobile check deposit: If you haven’t already, download the Apple Bank Mobile App on your phone and enroll in mobile check deposit. Then, you can deposit your checks by simply taking a picture. Make sure each check is properly endorsed with your signature and account number. Remember to write “For Mobile Deposit Only” on the back.

Direct deposit: Fill out this form and bring it to your employer.

Apple Bank branch or ATM: Visit your nearest location to make your first deposit. Certain types of checks and money orders are not accepted at Apple Bank ATMs. For more information visit the FAQ “What checks can I deposit at an ATM?”

Mail your check: Make sure each check is properly endorsed with your signature and account number. Do not mail cash. Be sure to seal the envelope and mail it to us at:

Apple Bank
Depositor Services
250 West 23rd Street, 2nd Floor
New York, New York, 10011-2301

Yes. Deposits held at Apple Bank are FDIC insured up to the maximum allowable limits.

Our specialists are available to answer your questions about your Simple Savings account application. Simply call 800-588-5871 (TDD: 800-824-0710) or email newaccount@applebank.com. For your protection, when sending an email, please be careful not to include any personal or sensitive information (e.g., Social Security numbers, account numbers, account information, login credentials, etc.).