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Switching to Peoples Bank is easy.

We'll do it for you!

Peoples Bank provides the technology and sophistication of a big bank, with the personal service of a locally owned and operated community bank. Switching to Peoples Bank is easy! Let our experienced bankers do the heavy lifting.

Our team is available to:

  • Transfer your automatic payments from your old accounts to your new Peoples Bank accounts.
  • Transfer your current direct deposits (from employer, retirement, etc.) from your old accounts to your new Peoples Bank accounts.
  • Notify your bank of your account closing on your behalf, and request a check be sent to you for any remaining balance(s).

When you're ready to make the switch, simply schedule an appointment online with one of our qualified bankers or visit one of our convenient locations, and we'll take it from there. Just remember to bring the following items with you:

  • Social Security number
  • Valid driver's license or government issued ID
  • Contact info such as a street address and phone number

 

Track Your Progress

Download or print these documents to help you stay organized.

Switch Kit Checklist

A printable checklist of available forms. Remember - you do not need to complete any forms before you schedule an appointment or visit one of our branches. However, if you prefer to get started on our own, the complete package of Switch Kit forms are available to you in the links below.

Switch Planner

This outline helps identify accounts to transfer and monitors account transfers in progress while keeping your personal information organized.
 

Switch Kit Forms

Our bankers are happy to complete all the necessary paperwork for you. However, if you want to get a head start, you can complete the forms applicable to your situation, and we'll take it from there!

Direct Deposit Form (Non-Government)

Used for direct deposit of payroll or other income.

Direct Deposit Form (Government)

Used for direct deposit of government checks (i.e. Social Security). *If you prefer, you can complete the change at the Treasury-sponsored website, www.godirect.org*(Please note: you will be directed away from the Peoples Bank website to complete this form).

Automatic Payment Form

Advises current payees to discontinue automatic payment deductions from your existing account and establishes automatic payment deductions from your new Peoples account.

Overdraft Protection Closing & Payoff Sheet

Notifies and authorizes your current financial institution to use the enclosed funds to pay off and close your overdraft line of credit.

Account Closure Request Form

This provides notice and authorization to your current financial institution to close your account(s) and issue a check for the remaining balance(s).

Ready to Switch?

Your switch to Peoples Bank will be easy with the assistance of our skilled staff.

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Need Help?

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Customer Support is available:

  • Mon - Fri: 8 am to 6 pm
  • Sat: 9 am to 4 pm
  • (800) 584-8859
  • Email Us