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Building stronger financial futures for Louisville residents.

Bank On Louisville works to connect consumers to safe and appropriate financial products and services.
Bank On Louisville is a collaboration between financial institutions, community-based organizations and local government to ensure that all residents have the opportunity to be financially healthy. Together, we are working to connect people to safe, affordable, and certified banking accounts. Our partners also offer services and educational resources that help empower people and families to improve their financial capability, health and independence.
4.8%
of Louisville residents are unbanked, without a checking or savings account
25%
of Louisville residents are underbanked, relying on financial products outside the mainstream banking system
$40,000
cost of being unbanked over a lifetime

Bank On Louisville Celebrates Fifth Third Bank’s National Certification of Express Banking Account


Bank On Louisville is proud to announce that Fifth Third Bank’s Express Banking account was officially certified by the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) as meeting the Bank On National Account Standards (2021 – 2022). The National Safe Account Standards ensure 25 standards have been met for low cost, high functionality, and consumer safety.

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Bank On Louisville Celebrates PNC’s Achievement as First Bank to Offer Two Bank On Certified Accounts


PNC is the first bank to offer two products that meet the CFE Fund's Bank On national certification. PNC's accounts each meet features for safe, affordable consumer transaction accounts.

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Bank On Louisville Celebrates 10th Anniversary


Bank On Louisville recently celebrated its 10th anniversary; it has helped thousands of people get connected to free or low-cost banking accounts.

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Our Coalition
Join us in connecting Louisville residents to better banking products and making our city a safer, more accessible place to bank.
Bank On Louisville members are working together to ensure that all households have access to safe and affordable bank accounts that meet their needs, allows them to increase assets, and strengthen their financial stability.
BANK ON CERTIFIED ACCOUNTS ARE…
Safe

These accounts do not allow overdraft or non sufficient funds fees, so you’ll never be hit with a surprise fee.
Low Cost

Certified accounts are $5 or less per month, with no unpredictable fees.
Functional

Certified accounts always allow free deposits, free withdrawals, and free bill payments.

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