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Take a moment to activate the many features and benefits of your new account

Welcome to your new checking account

Making deposits your way

To activate your account, and receive your debit card, you must make an initial deposit.

Choose one of three easy ways to make a deposit

Branch deposits

Go to your local Union Bank® branch or find one near you.

Quick tip: Once you receive your debit card, you can make ATM deposits too.

Mobile check deposits

  • Write a check to yourself (from your prior bank) or use a check made payable to you to deposit money into your new account.
  • Enroll in Online Banking and download the Union Bank Mobile Banking app.
  • Log in to the Mobile Banking app and tap "Check Deposit" from the bottom menu and follow the instructions.

Quick tip: Our Mobile Banking app indicates your daily Mobile Check Deposit limits. Simply download the app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

Online deposits

Online Banking Money Transfers

  • Enroll in Online Banking and log in.
  • Click "Transfers" and follow the instructions to move money from another bank to your Union Bank account.

Set up Direct Deposit

Direct Deposit is secure, fast, and convenient

Setting up direct deposit will provide instant access to money routinely deposited into your account, such as payroll or retirement benefits.

Payroll and other income

Simply fill out the direct deposit form and provide it to the company or agency that pays you.

Quick tip: Consult your HR Department on how to enroll in direct deposit.

Payroll direct deposit form
  • Salary or wages

  • Company pensions

  • Dividend or investment income

Federal government benefits

Call Go Direct at 800-333-1795 or visit

Quick tip: You will need the Union Bank routing number and account number to set up direct deposit.

Government direct deposit form
  • Social Security (SSA)

  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

  • Civil service retirement

  • Other federal agency benefits

Enroll in Online and Mobile Banking

Enjoy the convenience of banking when you want, where you want.

Enroll in Online Banking then download the Union Bank® Mobile Banking app for even greater convenience.

Get started

You must be enrolled in Online Banking in order to use the mobile app.

For tips on how to complete the enrollment watch this video:

  1. Make sure you are enrolled in Online Banking
  2. Download the Union Bank Mobile Banking app onto your Android or iOS device
  3. Log in using your Online Banking username and password


Download the app from the Apple App store or the Google Play store.

Activate debit card

Get the most out of your Debit Card

After making your required initial deposit, you should receive your debit card within 10 business days.Your debit card can be used for everyday purchases and bill payments anywhere Mastercard® is accepted. For added convenience and easy access, it can be added to your Digital Wallet.

Get started

Did your debit card arrive? Once you have it, please call 800-453-1573 to activate. From outside the U.S., call 323-720-5858.

If you haven't received your debit card 10 business days after your initial deposit, please call Union Bank® at 800-238-4486.
Quick tip: You can make purchases quickly and securely with your new contactless debit card.

After you activate your debit card, remember to add it to your phone's wallet for use with Apple Pay®, Google Pay®, or Samsung Pay®

Quick tip: Learn more about the ease and convenience of adding your debit card to your Digital Wallet.

Get Online Statements

Going paperless is easy

Save time, reduce clutter, and keep your financial information secure by going paperless. Statements and check images are available in Online Banking for up to seven years.

This is an image showing online statements

Switch to online statements

  1. Log on to Online Banking and click "Statements."
  2. From the Delivery Method dropdown menu, select "Online Statement only".
  3. Click "Confirm."

Pay bills online

Keep your finances in order with Online Bill Pay

The simplest, most convenient way to pay your bills is with Online Bill Pay—you get all your payments and bills in one easy-to-access place.

Manage your payments online

Quick tip: You can also set up payees and pay bills on your mobile device.

Log on
  • Log on to online banking

  • Click "Bill Pay"

  • Add your first payee and schedule a one-time or recurring payment

Take a tour of bill pay.  Watch video.

Enroll in Online Banking

Bank when you want, where you want.

Find a Branch

Come into a Union Bank branch near you!

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