Here are the banks in Illinois that we believe still do not use ChexSystems for checking account approval. If you are aware that one of the banks below requires ChexSystems or you know of a bank in this state that does not use ChexSystems and it not listed below, please contact us with this information and we will update the list.


Armed Forces Bank

Catlin Bank

Hawthorn Bank

Hebron State Bank

Mid-Town Bank

National City Bank

TCF National Bank

Union Planters Bank

Credit Unions

Navy Federal Credit Union

If none of the banks listed above are located near you, you should consider an internet option for a checking account. Click this link to go to our list of Internet options for checking accounts – Internet options.