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SVB Edge – Everything you need to help jump start your business

 

Founders start with SVB Edge and get free checking,1 1.0% interest rate2 on savings, and 2X unlimited reward points on card purchases.3

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Free Checking

 
Say yes to free unlimited wires, bill payments,* and mobile deposits.

Say no to monthly maintenance and transaction fees.
  • Unlimited free wires – including incoming, outgoing, domestic, international and all currencies
  • Multiple checking accounts available at no extra charge and an optional debit card4
  • No minimum balance requirements

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2X Unlimited Rewards

 
Earn 2 points for every $1 spent with your SVB Innovators Card (unlimited cards).

Our startup business card also comes with venture-friendly credit approval.3

And no foreign transaction fees.
  • No personal guarantee, annual fee, or foreign transaction fees3
  • Cash rewards, plus travel, entertainment and more
  • Sync with QuickBooks, Expensify, Xero and more

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1.0% Interest Rate

 
Help grow your savings while you start your business.

Earn our competitive interest rate of 1.0%2 with our Startup Money Market Account.
  • No minimum balance requirements
  • No monthly maintenance fees
  • 1.0% interest rate for all balances under $1 million2

2 See complete terms below.

Guidance from real people with real-world know-how, not automated intelligence

 
Opportunities to connect with investors, customers and talent to help your company grow.
 

Founder Success Team

Practical finance and startup advice from our team of startup experts.
 

Curated Events

Meet investors and other founders at our local networking events.
 

Early Stage Hiring

Opportunities to find your next hire through our exclusive early stage job board. Learn more
 

VC Pitch Sessions

Pitch your startup for a chance to meet with leading VC firms.  Learn more
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