Thank you for choosing Garrett State Bank. You will find everything you need to switch your checking account from your current financial institution to Garrett State Bank. After completing the six SIMPLE steps outlined below, your switch will be complete!
Step 1: Open a checking account with GARRETT STATE BANK.
Step 2: Change all of your direct deposits to your GARRETT STATE BANK account – this can be done by using the enclosed template letter.
Step 3: Change all of your automatic payments to your GARRETT STATE BANK account – this can be done by using the enclosed template letter.
Step 4: Sign up for our easy-to-use Online Banking service.
Step 5: Stop using the account at the bank you are switching from. (Please note – you should leave the account open until all direct deposits and automatic payments have successfully switched to GARRETT STATE BANK…we will help you with this.)
Step 6: Close your former account.
That’s it! It’s really that simple! In no time, you will have switched banks. Thank you for choosing Garrett State Bank. If we can be of any assistance throughout this transition, please do not hesitate to call any of our branch locations.