How much money do you have to have to open a checking account? 

    The minimum deposit for a new checking account is $35. 
  • FAQ

    What is the legal age to open a checking account? 

    You must be at least 18 to open a checking account in your own name. Checking accounts may be opened with a parent or guardian as a joint owner beginning at the age of 14. Learn more about Youth Checking and Savings accounts
  • FAQ

    What identification is required to open an account? 

    Two forms of ID are required. Acceptable forms of ID include: 

    Current Wisconsin driver's license* or Wisconsin State ID 

    Plus one of the following: 

    • Current utility bill with the same address as license 
    • Current pay stub with the same name and address as license or ID 
    • Milwaukee County ID 
    • VA ID 
    • Passport 
    • Debit card or credit card of another financial institution 
    • Military ID 
    • Please note that social security cards, birth certificates, Sam's Club membership cards and library cards are not acceptable forms of ID for opening a new account with Landmark. 

    *We cannot accept the paper receipt that the DMV issues for you to use while you wait to receive your license or ID card in the mail; we will require the plastic ID card.