Checking Accounts

Open an account in Mizrahi-Tefahot and enjoy a convenient and personal service with a personal banker in the way that suits you most, by phone, email and SMS, plus a whole host of sign-up benefits to boot

Open an account and enjoy a convenient and personal service in the way that suits you most

To open an account that fits your needs, simply schedule an appointment with a banker at your nearest branch, and bring your ID card with you.​​ 
​​If you are a student, bring your student card. And if you are a soldier, you will be asked to produce your military ID card (Pinkas Hoger) or draft notice.

For more details, call *8860.

What benefits do I get when I open an account?

3 years of full exemption from bank fees

on basic transactions in your current account


Reimbursement of expenses

of up to NIS 1,500


A loan of up to NIS 30,000

interest and linkage free


A loan of up to NIS 100,000

Attractive interest rate

Open an account and benefit from exclusive service

  • ​​Hybrid banking: a personal banker you can reach in any of a variety of ways you choos: App, phone, mail or text message
  • The branch is closed? No problem, there is always someone to talk to. Our bankers is at your any day, apart from the Sabbath and public holidays on *8860
  • "The Card" ["HaKartis"] – Mizrahi-Tefahot's customer club – offers you a wide range of exclusive benefits and special deals over and above the benefits granted by the credit card companies
  • ​"Meeting up at Mizrahi-Tefahot" ["Nifgashim beMizrahi-Tefahot"] – a variety of activities at our branches for children and adults. Guest lecturers include Michal Daliot, Yair Nitzani, Daniel Hason, and many others

Transferring your account from another bank?

These are the documents that you will need to show when you transfer your account to us:

  • ​​​​Pay slips for the last 3 months
  • Printout of your current account statements for the last 3 months
  • Printout of a direct debit authorizations report from the previous bank, such as standing orders for property tax (Arnona) and electricity bills
  • Details of your investment portfolio: printout of the contents of the portfolio, such as securities, provident funds, deposits, savings, etc
  • List of outstanding checks
  • Details of the credit cards that are charged to your current account, and a copy of a monthly credit card transactions statement


Legal note

  • To receive the benefit, contact the banker. Benefit is given within six months from the account opening date
  • A benefit of 3-year exemption from transaction-made-by-banker and digital transaction fees, including the minimum fee
  • The benefit of NIS 1,500 reimbursement includes all current account, securities and foreign currency fees up to NIS 500 per year for 3 years
  • The benefit of NIS 1,500 reimbursement excludes third-party expenses. Reimbursement of securities fees requires tax deduction by law
  • Failure to comply with the loan terms, credit line, or repayment of debts resulting from any credit card use, might bear arrears interest and execution proceedings
  • Pension advice will be provided by a qualified consultant, subject to the signing of a consulting agreement and the bank's terms
  • Joining or staying in a pension product due to the advice, entitles the bank to distribution fees by law from the pensionary producers
  • Investment consulting will be provided by an investment advisor subject to the signing of a consulting agreement, the criteria and the bank's terms
  • Provision of all types of credit and credit cards, type of loan and collateral are at the bank's discretion
  • The foregoing is informative only and by no means constitutes an offer to provide the loan
  • Joining benefit is given to new customers or those transferring their salary for the first time.
  • The account is suitable for those who transfer salary, including a disability allowance from the National Insurance Institute or the Ministry of Defense, in the range indicated above
  • Account joining benefit receivers- New/Existing customers with first bank transfer of salary, including NII/MoD disability allowance, of min. net NIS 7K (individuals) or NIS 10K (joint-account couples
  • Conditional on carrying out 8 initiated transactions in the account per month, or debiting an account for a credit card issued by the bank in the amount of NIS 2,000 per month (excluding foreign currency charges)
  • A loan of NIS 100,000 max. is intended for those transferring salary to the bank, including a disability allowance from the National Insurance Institute or the Ministry of Defense, of at least net NIS 12,000 for individuals or net NIS 17,000 for couples in a joint account
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