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Checking Phone Alerts

Alerts help you manage your money more closely and avoid overdrawing your account. Based on your preference, you’ll be notified via text, email or within Online Banking1 about activities and reminders for your checking and savings accounts.

What Alerts are Available?

  • Automatic Draft:  Notifies you that an automatic draft has posted to your account.
  • Check Cleared:  Notifies you that a specific check has cleared.
  • Daily Debit Card Usage:  Notifies you of all debit card transactions that have posted for that day.
  • Direct Deposit:  Notifies you that a direct deposit has been posted to your account.
  • High Balance – Checking:  Notifies you that the balance has exceeded a specific amount.
  • Low Balance – Checking:  You can set a desired limit and will be notified once your checking account balance goes below that threshold.
  • Low Balance – Savings:  You can set a desired limit and will be notified once your savings account balance goes below that threshold.
  • Daily Checking Account Balance:  Notifies you daily of your checking account balance.

How to Enroll in Alerts

  1. Log in to Online Banking. If you are not a current Online Banking customer, enroll now.
  2. From the Home Screen, click Alerts in the top right corner.
  3. Select Alert – Checking or Alert – Savings.
  4. Click Setup New Alert.
  5. Choose an alert from the drop-down box and click Next.
  6. Review the new alert, then click Finish to complete.

If you need assistance setting up an alert or have any questions, please call us at (800) 277-2175.