We're glad you made the choice to switch to American Bank - your new financial home!
Thank you for choosing American Bank as your trusted partner, we look forward to serving all of your financial needs. We're here to provide assistance throughout your financial journey - even from the very beginning!
To begin your partnership with American Bank, follow these five simple steps:
1. Open your account with American Bank
Visit any of our full-service locations and speak with a Personal Banker to understand what type of account best fits your unique needs, or visit our
personal banking page to learn more about our full range of accounts.
2. Get organized
The transition will go as smoothly as possible if you are able to organize all of your transactions that will be switched to your new account into one place.
That's exactly what American Bank's Switch Kit is designed to help you do, download your copy by clicking here.
3. Move your direct deposits to your new account at American Bank
Notify your employer, Social Security or any other source depositing funds into your old account that you will be moving your funds to your new account at American Bank.
4. Move your automatic payments
Transfer all of your automatic payments such as your mortgage/rent, insurance, gym memberships, utility payments, etc. from your old account to your new one at American Bank.
5. Close your previous account at your other financial institution
Once all of your direct deposits are going into your new account with American Bank, and all automatic payments are deducted, you can close your
previous account. Also, be sure to verify that all outstanding checks have cleared prior to closing the account.
Ready to get started and/or need assistance?
At any time, if you need assistance filling out any of these forms, please do not hesitate to contact a Personal Banker at any one of our full-service locations. Feel free to stop by, give us a call or utilize our online chat feature* within our online banking site; we're here to be your financial partner!
*Available during normal business hours and requires that you are enrolled in Online Banking Services from American Bank.