Brighter Rewards Checking

  • 10¢ back on PIN-based purchases and 15¢ back on signature-based purchases
  • Avoid low monthly service fee of $5 by maintaining a daily balance of $100
  • Free Online Banking and Bill Pay, Mastercard® debit card*
  • Free eStatements
  • Access to a nationwide network of surcharge-free ATMs
  • $100 minimum deposit to open

Brighten your day with a basic checking account that rewards you

It's easy to reap the benefits

Brighter Rewards Checking is basic checking with rewards! Its simple — maintain a minimum daily balance of $100 or more to avoid a low monthly service fee and earn cash back on your debit card purchases!* Plus, you can earn 10¢ back on PIN-based purchases and 15¢ back on signature-based purchases.

You'll also save time and money with free electronic services that let you know where your balance stands at all times.

New Customers 

Existing Customers

Sunnyside Federal: Your premier full-service bank in New York, proudly serving the Rivertowns of Westchester County, including Irvington, Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley-on-Hudson, Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow and beyond.

We've had accounts there since our kids were little. Sunnyside taught them how to save.

Boost Your Finances With:

Sunnyside Saver Account

This interest-bearing savings account lights the way to higher tiered rates and overall yields.


No rewards will be paid for less than 10 transactions in each category. If you close your account before rewards are credited you will not receive your cash rewards. "PIN-based purchases" involve using your PIN to complete a debit card transaction, whereas "signature-based purchases" require you to sign in order to complete a debit card transaction.