Hope Credit Union in Arkansas offers checking accounts that provide an affordable and is a alternative to prepaid cards and check cashers, that anyone can qualify.
Their Easy Checking program requires a $25 minimum balance and a $9.95 monthly fee (waived with $200 minimum balance) with no checks, but does have a check card and has unlimited transactions. Their Easy Checking Plus program has the same features as
the Easy Checking but with the added bonus of paper checks and a $0 minimum balance with a $7.95 monthly fee (waived with $250 minimum balance).
They have branch locations in Arkansas at:
4000 Gray Street Suite B College Station, AR 72053 Phone: 501-490-0646
1114 Missouri Street West Memphis, AR 72301 Phone: 870-735-8398