Banks That Don’t Use ChexSystems in Wyoming

Have you tried to open a checking account in Wyoming, but can’t get approved? It’s probably because you have a negative listing in ChexSystems. Most banks in Wyoming use ChexSystems to review your banking history.

Fortunately, you still have options. There are several banks that don’t use ChexSystems during the application process, and others that offer second chance checking.

Non-ChexSystems & Second Chance Banks in Wyoming

Take a look at this comprehensive list of banks and credit unions in Wyoming that either don’t use ChexSystems, or offer second chance checking accounts.

Chime

Our Top Pick
LetMeBank’s rating
Apply Now

Features & Benefits

  • Over 14.5 million downloads
  • No credit check or ChexSystems
  • No minimum opening deposit
  • Over 60,000 fee-free1 ATMs

With Chime®, bad banking history is not an issue. They offer an award-winning financial app, a debit card, and a credit builder Visa® credit card, all with no credit check.

The Chime Checking Account is 100% free and has no monthly fees:

  • no monthly maintenance fees
  • no foreign transaction fees
  • no minimum balance fees

You can also start building your credit with the Chime Credit Builder Visa® Credit Card. It’s a secured credit card with no annual fees, no credit checks, and no interest charges.

Chime has over 60,0001 fee-free MoneyPass® and Visa® Plus Alliance ATMs. Plus, you can get your paycheck up to 2 days earlier with direct deposit2. You can also deposit cash for free at over 8,500 Walgreens.

You can see why Chime is our #1 choice.

Current

Our Second Pick
LetMeBank’s rating
Apply Now

Features & Benefits

  • No credit check or ChexSystems
  • No minimum balance or hidden fees
  • Fee-free overdraft up to $200 with Overdrive
  • 40,000 fee-free Allpoint ATMs in the U.S.
  • Get paid up to 2 days faster

Current is a financial technology company, not a bank. The company does not use ChexSystems or pull your credit report, and they have a lot to offer.

A Current mobile bank account includes fee-free overdraft protection of up to $200. Account holders also get access to over 40,000 fee-free Allpoint ATMs with your Current debit card, and there is no minimum balance or hidden fees.

You can also get paid up to two days early with direct deposit with a Current Premium account. Plus, Current offers up to 4.00% APY with Current Savings Pods.

Upgrade

Our Third Pick
LetMeBank’s rating
Apply Now

Features & Benefits

  • No minimum balance requirement
  • No monthly fees
  • No overdraft fees
  • Visa debit card, iOS and Android mobile app
  • Up to 2% cash back

Upgrade doesn’t pull your ChexSystems report, but they do look at your credit report.

The Upgrade Rewards Checking account has no monthly fees and no ATM fees. You’ll also get up to 2% cash back on everyday debit card purchases.

Upgrade reimburses up to five out-of-network ATM fees per month if you meet certain conditions.

Upgrade is partnered with Cross River Bank, Member FDIC, and your funds are FDIC-insured up to $250,000. With an Upgrade checking account, you can also get up to 20% lower rates on Upgrade loans and credit cards.

Aspiration

LetMeBank’s rating
Apply Now

Aspiration’s Spend & Save Account is a hybrid checking and savings account that is entirely online. There’s a $10 minimum opening deposit to get started.

With an Aspiration debit card, you get unlimited fee-free withdrawals at over 55,000 ATMs and one out-of-network ATM reimbursement per month. You can also get paid up to two days early with direct deposit.

You can earn up to 5.00% APY when you spend $1,000/month and deposits are FDIC insured.

Axos Bank

Axos Bank doesn’t use ChexSystems or pull your credit report.

The Rewards Checking account from Axos Bank has no monthly maintenance fees, unlimited domestic ATM fee reimbursements, and it comes with cash back rewards.

You get unlimited free mobile deposits and your funds are FDIC insured up to $250,000. Plus, there are no overdraft fees or non-sufficient fund fees.

There are no minimum balance requirements, and you’ll only need a $50 deposit to open the account.

US Bank

US Bank uses ChexSystems, but it has a history of being more lenient with records than most banks.

As long as you don’t have a history of fraud, or you don’t owe any money to US Bank, you may be able to open a checking account with them.

US Bank has a few different checking options. These include Platinum Checking Package, Easy Checking, Student Checking, and Safe Debit Account.

There’s a $25 opening deposit. Monthly fees range from $0 to $6.95. You get free access to over 4,700 banks, a free Visa debit card, and free online and mobile banking, which includes free bill pay and remote deposit.

Wells Fargo

If Wells Fargo declines you for a standard checking account, you may still qualify for their “Clear Access Banking” account.

This second chance checking account has a monthly fee of $5. The only way to avoid it is if the primary account owner is 13 – 24 years old.

There’s a minimum opening deposit of $25. You get access to online bill pay, mobile banking, and over 13,000 ATMs free of charge.

WyHy Federal Credit Union

WyHy Federal offers Second Chance Checking that comes with a Visa EMV debit card and unlimited transfers and withdrawals. You need an opening deposit of $25, but there’s no minimum balance to maintain after the account is established.

There’s a monthly fee of $15, but you can get it dropped to $10 by signing up for direct deposit. Restrictions include no temporary checks, dividends, courtesy pay, or mobile deposit. However, after 12 months of no instances of non-sufficient funds, you can potentially upgrade to a regular checking account.

Membership is open to employees of select employee groups or members of various Wyoming organizations. Branches are located in Casper and Cheyenne.

Wyo Central Federal Credit Union

You can apply for 2nd Chance Checking from Wyo Central Federal. A debit card comes with the account and you’re able to rebuild your checking background as you build a positive history by responsibly managing your funds.

To become a member you must live, work, worship, or attend school in Natrona or Converse County. You can apply online or visit in person at one of their branches in Casper.

1. Out-of-network ATM withdrawal fees may apply with Chime except at MoneyPass ATMs in a 7-Eleven, or any Allpoint or Visa Plus Alliance ATM.

2. Early access to direct deposit funds depends on the timing of the submission of the payment file from the payer. Chime generally make these funds available on the day the payment file is received, which may be up to 2 days earlier than the scheduled payment date.