MB Friends and Family referral program

Spread the word about MB’s great customer service and superior products, and you can earn $25 for every friend or family member who opens a new accountfootnote.

Refer a new customer to MB and you can earn $25

When your friend or family member opens a new, qualifying MB checking account, you can earn $25. Here’s how:

  • Fill out one referral form (PDF) for each referral
  • Give the forms to friends and relatives
  • Have them bring the form to an MB banker when they open their new MB checking accounts
  • MB will credit $25 to your account after the new referral account is open and the minimum requirements are met
  • Earn up to $250 in referrals every year for referring friends and family members to MBfootnote

If you’re a newly referred customer to MB, you can also earn $25

As a new MB checking account customer to MB, you can earn $25 as well! Complete one of the following steps during the first 2 statement cycles after you open the accountfootnote:

  • Direct deposit $100 or more each month to your MB checking, or
  • Make 5 online bill payments using ibankmb.com, or
  • Make 5 signature-based debit card transactions or
  • Maintain an average balance of $1,000 per monthly statement cycle

You can receive an additional $25 if you open a new MB savings account and set up a monthly automatic transfer of $50 or more from your checking account to your savings account. The $25 credit will be made after the $50 automatic transfer to savings is made in both the first and second savings statement cycles.footnote

Download the MB Friends and Family referral form (PDF)

1 Minimum balance to open a checking or savings account is $50. Completed referral coupon must be submitted before any payment is made. New referred checking account owner must complete one of the following account requirements within the first two account statement cycles before referring customer or referred customer are eligible for $25 payment: 1) Direct deposit $100 or more each month to your MB checking, OR 2) Make five online bill payments using ibankmb.com, OR 3) Make five signature based debit card transactions, OR 4) Maintain an average balance of $1,000 per monthly statement cycle period. Completing more of the steps will not result in additional $25 payments to new or referring customer. Additional $25 payment to referred customer will be made if an automatic ACH transfer of $50 or more is made to a new MB savings account within each of the first two statement cycles. Payments will be made within 30 days after the account has been open for 60 days as credits to the MB checking or savings account, whichever applies. Maximum of $250 in total referral payments will be made to one customer per calendar year. IRS Form 1099-MISC may be issued for amount of referral payments. Offer is effective beginning August 1, 2010 and expires February 28, 2013, and is subject to change or termination without notice. This offer cannot be combined with any other new customer offer. Referrals made by MB Financial Bank Retail Banking Center employees do not qualify. Personal accounts only. This offer is available only to new MB Checking account customers who live within our IL, IN or PA service areas. Debit card available to qualified account holders. MB Checking accounts eligible for this offer have monthly service charges that range from $3.95 to $19.95; there are ways to avoid some of these fees. Other fees and restrictions may apply; fees may reduce earnings. We reserve the sole discretionary right to refuse to open an account or close an existing account for any reason. Back to top

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