To check your account balance online, first create a banking online account which varies from bank to bank. Follow this by going to your banks homepage and selecting the log in option. Follow by entering your banking information and click on the accounts tab. Click on the checking account name and the balance will be shown. The history or transactions link where one can view or see transactions carried out can also list the balance. See more details at http://www.ehow.com/how_5398887_check-checking-account-balance-online.html.