Make the SWITCH to USB in 5 Easy Steps!
1. Open Your Union State Bank Account
- Meet customer identification guidelines and minimum opening deposit requirements.
- Ask for your FREE Visa Debit Card and order your first box of checks. You will receive them in 7 to 10 business days.
- Sign up for FREE Online Banking & Bill Pay to begin viewing your new account and paying bills online!
- Sign up for FREE Mobile Banking & download our app to view your account on your mobile device
2. Stop Using Your Old Account
- Let all of your outstanding checks clear. This might take up to 10 days.
- Destroy OR bring in your unused checks, deposit slips and debit cards – WE’LL PAY YOU UP TO $25 FOR THEM!
3. Change Any Direct Deposits
- For payroll deposits, either contact your employer for instructions or fill out the included Direct Deposit Authorization Form and give it to your employer's payroll or HR department. [Download Fillable Form]
- For Federal, retirement, or any other source of Direct Deposit, you may use our forms, as well.
4. Change any Automatic Withdrawals
- Complete our Automatic Withdrawal Form for each payment or withdrawal you have. Don't forget payments that used your old debit card number. [ Download Fillable Form ]
- Include a voided check from your new Union State Bank checking account.
5. Close Your Old Account
- After making sure all of your automatic transactions have switched, use our Account Closure Authorization Form to notify your old financial institution. [ Download Fillable Form ]
- Your old bank then will send you a check for the remaining balance, or you can have it sent directly to us for deposit, whichever is most convenient for you.
- We can monitor your new account for your direct deposits and automatic withdrawals to begin clearing.
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