The Wounded Warrior Project and Military Personnel Win With Fox Chase Bank's New Command Checking

HATBORO, Pa., Nov. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Beginning today, as a "thank you for your service," Fox Chase Bank will offer a special Command Checking Account exclusively available to all former and current members of the U.S. Military.

The Command Checking Account will allow account holders to earn up to $100 when they open an account and meet each of three criteria: initiate a new qualifying direct deposit ($50 will be credited to the account), pay three bills via online banking ($25 will be credited to the account), make one deposit via Mobile Check Deposit ($25 will be credited to your account). Additionally, Fox Chase Bank will donate $50 to the Wounded Warrior Project for every new Command Checking Account opened after one of the promotional qualifications listed above has been met. This special offer will only be available until 12/31/14. The Wounded Warrior Project provides unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members.

"At Fox Chase, we believe that all military personnel deserve something extra in recognition of their service to our country. That's why we are contributing to the Wounded Warrior Project and offering unique banking privileges and benefits to all military members including active duty, retired, reserve/guard and veterans," said Fred Duncan, Senior Vice President of Retail Banking. "Fox Chase Bank takes corporate citizenship very seriously. Command Checking is just one more way to serve our community. In addition to the Wounded Warrior Project, Fox Chase Bank supports many nonprofit organizations through funding from our Fox Chase Bank Charitable Foundation and the Neighborhood Commitment Program."

Command Checking features no minimum balance; free Fox Chase Bank/STARsf® and Allpoint ATM withdrawals, and free online banking, bill pay and mobile banking. Other features include: unlimited check writing, no per check fees, a free ATM/VISA® check card, free checks, a 50 percent discount on safe deposit box fees, money orders, American Express (AMEX) gift check fees and VISA® gift cards, no fee AMEX Travelers Cheques, and check images will be included in monthly statements.

To qualify for a Command Checking Account, go to a local Fox Chase Bank office and present your Military or Veteran's ID.

Fox Chase Bank operates as a community-oriented financial institution offering traditional financial services as well as mobile and online banking products to consumers and businesses in its market areas. Established in 1867 Fox Chase Bank now operates seven branches in Pennsylvania, three in New Jersey and its corporate headquarters are located in Hatboro, Pennsylvania. Fox Chase Bancorp, Inc. the holding company for Fox Chase Bank has been a publicly traded company on Nasdaq Global Market since 2006 under the symbol "FXCB". Fox Chase Bank's website address is

CONTACT: Cindy Dumont Tel: 610-209-1474 Email: cdumont@truebluebranding.comSource:Fox Chase Bank