Wells Fargo: Why is the a $5 charge on my account every month?

A simple guide for solving this common Wells Fargo problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

This is a monthly service fee applied to your account by Wells Fargo. You can avoid the monthly service fee on your Wells Fargo Everyday Checking account with one of the following each fee period:
-10 debit card purchases/payments1, OR
-Qualifying total direct deposits of $5002, OR
-A $1,500 minimum daily balance, OR
-A linked Wells Fargo Campus ATM or Campus Debit Card

You can get a $5 monthly service fee discount when the primary owner of the account is 17-24 years old.
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