Open An Account

Welcome to HSBC's online account opening process.

Follow these simple steps:

Step 1 of 5Tell Us About Yourself

Step 2 of 5Confirm Your Identity

Step 3 of 5Complete Signature Card

Step 4 of 5Customize Your Account

Step 5 of 5Fund Your Account

Done. Account Opening Process is Complete.


What would you like to do?
What would you like to do?

You will need to have the following information to complete the process today:

  1. Your Social Security or Tax ID Number.
  2. Your Driver's License or ID card issued by a state DMV. If you don't have either of these, we will ask you for copies of other acceptable identification as we process your application.
  3. Information about any loans or mortgages that you may have to help us confirm your identity.
  4. For instant funding, you will need your current bank account and routing numbers.
  5. If applying for a joint account, you will need the Secondary Applicant's name, Social Security or Tax ID Number, and Date of Birth.
  6. If a non-US citizen, you will need your Resident Alien Card (Green Card) or complete passport information.


Note: All applicants must be U.S. residents and at least 18 years of age

The first step toward your goals. Take a moment to get organized before you start. You'll finish faster and have fewer interruptions.