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Financial strength
  • Bank Rate

    5 Star Safe & Sound Rating

  • Bauer Financial

    5 Star Rating

  • IDC Financial Publishing

    300 / Superior

  • Kroll Bond Rating Agency

    A - Rating Deposits

    A - Rating Senior Unsecured Debt

  • Weiss Ratings

    A - Recommended

    (All Ratings as of 5/3/18)
Company awards
  • Digital.com

    Best Banks for Small Businesses in 2020

  • GOBankingRates

    10 Best Online Banks for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2020

  • Kiplinger Personal Finance

    Best Banks for Parents and Kids 2020 Runner-Up

    Best Internet Banks 2020 Bronze

  • Money Magazine

    Best Online Bank 2020 Runner-Up

    Best Online Bank 2016-2017

  • The Balance

    Best Online Banks to Use in 2019

  • Forbes

    One of America's Best Banks 2019, 2020

  • Advisory HQ

    Best Banks to Bank With In America - 2017

    Top 12 Best Online Business Banks - 2017

  • Bankrate

    Best Online Bank of 2017

  • Bank Director

    Top 5 Ranking Bank Performance Scorecard for Banks $5-50 Billion - Second Consecutive Year

  • Bauer Financial

    5-Star Rating

  • Fortune

    2nd highest bank on the list of 100 Fastest Growing Companies (#56 overall)

  • Interactive Media Awards

    Best-In-Class Website Award In Banking and Financial Services

  • Raymond James Community Bankers Cup Winner

    Award Recipient 2014, 2015, 2016

  • San Diego Business Journal

    Top local bank in San Diego County - Second consecutive year

  • Sandler O'Neill & Partners

    2015 Bank & Thrift Sm-All Stars

  • SNL Financial

    Best of the Biggest Public Thrifts Award - Fifth Straight Year

product recognition
  • ChamberofCommerce.com

    Best Small Business Checking Accounts of 2020

  • Forbes

    Best Overall Bank Checking Account 2020

    Best High-Yield Checking Accounts 2020, 2019

    (Rewards Checking)

  • GoBankingRates

    Best Money Market Accounts of 2020

  • Millennial Money

    Best Online Bank for Savings and Checking Interest 2020

  • NerdWallet

    Best Checking Account for High Interest 2020

    Best Free Business Checking Account 2020

    Best Bank for Free Domestic ATM Access 2020

    Best Rewards Checking Accounts 2020, 2016

    Best Banks for ATM Users 2016

    Best Online Money Market Accounts 2018, 2016

    Best Online Money Market Accounts 2018, 2016

    Best Checking Accounts and Debit Cards 2016, 2015

  • Newsweek

    Best Checking Account for College Students – America’s Best Banks 2021

  • Architectural Digest

    Absolute Best Bank Accounts for Small Businesses 2019

  • FitSmallBusiness

    Best Free Business Checking Accounts of 2019

  • Fundera

    Best Free Business Checking Accounts of 2019

  • Money Choice

    Best Online Checking Accounts - 2018

  • Kiplinger

    Best Banks for Students - 2017

    Best Deals in Online Banking - 2017

  • Money Magazine

    The Best Online Checking Account of 2016 and 2017 (Rewards Checking)

  • GoBankingRates

    10 Best Checking Accounts of 2015 and 2016

  • The Ascent

    Best Checking Account Overall 2020

    Best High-Interest Checking Account 2020 (Rewards Checking)

  • Time

    Best Stand-Alone Account for Checking (Rewards Checking)

  • WalletHub

    2016 Best Overall Online Checking Account

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