Give your successful financial future a jumpstart.

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Empower yourself with the banking solutions you need to succeed by opening an Aspire Checking Account.


Together, #WeAspireHigher Campaign

Open a new Aspire Checking Account from 08.21.2023 through 09.29.2023 and receive one of the items below:

Any new Aspire Account client that meets the below qualifications gets to choose one item of their choice.

To qualify* for one (1) of the items above, complete the following steps:

  1. Open an Aspire Checking Account in person at one of our 16 branch locations or online between 08.21.2023 - 09.29.2023.
  2. Comment on one of Fairfield County Bank’s four Aspire Checking Account posts on Facebook or Instagram by:
    1. tagging three (3) friends, AND
    2. using the hashtag Together, #WeAspireHigher
  3. Follow Fairfield County Bank’s Facebook or Instagram page on the platform you commented.
  4. Use your Fairfield County Bank Visa® Debit Card to make 15 qualifying purchases*.

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For the essential life skills that may not be taught in the classroom, we have the tools to help build your financial confidence. And with a minimum deposit of $5.00 to open the account and no monthly maintenance fee until turning age 271 it’s easy to get started!

Designed for teens and young adults who,

  • are preparing for or have already begun their next adventure after high school
  • are ready to start a financial journey with their parents (before turning 18) or independently once they’ve turned 18
  • need a trusted financial partner to support them and help them understand money matters

Our local bankers are happy to assist you in opening your new account! Visit us at one of our conveniently located branch offices today.

Packed with Convenient & Secure Digital Banking Solutions

  • Free2 Online Banking & FCB Mobile App
    • Monitor transactions
    • Set-up account activity alerts
    • Transfer money
    • Send and receive money quickly and easily with Zelle®3
    • Directly deposit your paycheck
    • Pay bills with bill pay
    • Guard your debit card by turning it on and off
    • Connect all of your accounts with our personal finance tool, Money Manager 360
    • Add your Fairfield County Bank Visa® debit card to your digital wallet to pay safely at checkout
    • Deposit checks through our mobile app
    • Monitor credit
  • Free ATM transactions at all Fairfield County Bank ATMs
  • 4 ATM surcharge rebates4 per statement cycle when you use your Fairfield County Bank Visa Debit Card at an ATM not owned or operated by us

Form Healthy Financial Habits & Make Smart Banking Decisions

By opening an Aspire Checking Account, you’re kickstarting your financial journey.

  • Manage and monitor your checking account with online banking and our FCB Mobile App
  • Create a budget, track spending and income, set goals, and connect your accounts from other financial institutions in one simplified view
  • Use a Fairfield County Bank Visa® Debit Card so you can spend responsibly

No matter what you aspire to be or where life takes you, you can take Fairfield County Bank with you!


For more information or to apply, please visit a local branch office or speak with your Customer Care Team at 203.431.7431. Fairfield County residents may also open an Aspire checking account online and request a debit card for easy access to your money!

Open An Account


* To qualify for and receive one of the promotional items, all of the following requirements must be met:

  1. Open a new Fairfield County Bank Aspire Checking Account in person or online between 08.21.2023 - 09.29.2023 with a minimum deposit of $5.00. (Students under the age of 18 must open the account with a joint account holder.) Account opening is subject to approval;
  2. Comment on one of Fairfield County Bank’s four Facebook OR Instagram Aspire Checking Account posts made during the campaign period (08.21.2023 - 09.29.2023) by:
    1. tagging three friends, AND
    2. including the hashtag, Together, #WeAspireHigher
  3. Follow Fairfield County Bank’s Facebook or Instagram page on the respective platform you commented on
  4. Complete at least 15 point-of-sale (POS) transactions with your Fairfield County Bank Visa® Debit Card within 90 days of account opening. Qualifying POS Transactions may include in-store debit card purchases, online debit card purchases or payments, and digital wallet and in-app purchases. ATM transactions are excluded.

After completion of all the above requirements and the 15 qualifying transactions have been posted to your account, at 90 days of account opening Fairfield County Bank will determine if you have met the offer requirements and will purchase and mail you one of the items you have selected from above. Your promotional item will be shipped within 30 days of confirming the above requirements have been met. Offer not available to existing Aspire Checking account holders or those whose accounts have been closed within 90 days. Only one promotional item per account. Offer subject to change. Fairfield County Bank employees are not eligible. To receive this offer, the enrolled account must not be closed or restricted at 90 days.


1 Free until age 27. Upon turning 27, your account will be changed to a Charter Account.

2 Other fees may apply; please reference our Consumer Schedule of Charges.

3 Zelle and the Zelle related marks are wholly owned by Early Warning Services, LLC and are used herein under license.

Transactions typically occur in minutes when the recipient's email address or U.S. mobile number is already enrolled with Zelle.
Must have a bank account in the U.S. to use Zelle.
In order to send payment requests or split payment requests to a U.S. mobile number, the mobile number must already be enrolled with Zelle.

User must be 18+ to use Zelle.

4 ATM surcharges for use of ATMs not owned or operated by Fairfield County Bank are rebated at the end of the month for transactions in the United States. International terminal surcharges may apply. When you use an ATM not owned or operated by Fairfield County Bank, you may be charged a fee by the ATM operator, and you may be charged a fee for a balance inquiry even if you do not complete the funds transfer.