Make the Switch
Our purpose at First Bank and Trust is to help our customers achieve their dreams. These days we all have busy lives, so we are always looking for ways to make banking with us easy and convenient. The First Bank and Trust Switch Kit is just one more way we are working to make your life simple.
Please follow these 5 easy steps to make your switch easy and stress-free.
- Step 1: Open a First Bank and Trust Checking Account!
Stop in and a New Accounts Officer will assist you in determining what account(s) fit you best.
- Step 2: Stop using your previous checking account.
Allow time for outstanding checks to clear. Destroy your ATM and/or Debit cards, any unused checks, and deposit slips.
- Step 3: Move your Direct Deposit(s) to First Bank and Trust.
Use our handy form to Redirect your Direct Deposit.
- Step 4: Transfer any Automatic Payments and Debits to First Bank and Trust.
Use our handy Redirect your Automatic Payments form to assist you in making the switch.
- Step 5: Close your previous checking account.