Text Banking


We're making it easy for you to keep tabs on your account. Once you're set up for Text Banking, you'll just send a text to 89549 and we'll send you a text back with your balance and more! Text Banking is a free service that allows you to quickly request and receive account information via text message. Use Text Banking to keep tabs on your accounts 24/7. You won't need to sign in and it's just as secure as our other services.

Benefits:

  • Free Service
  • Easy access to account information 24/7

Requirements:

  1. Currently a Bank of Elk River customer? Great! Move to Step 2. If you are not yet a customer, sign up today to take advantage of Mobile Banking or stop into one of our offices to open an account.
  2. Already an Online Banking customer? If so, move to step 3. If not, enroll today for FREE Online Banking.


How to Set Up Text Banking:

  1. Log into your Online Banking account.
  2. Select Customization, Mobile Settings, Text Mobile Settings.
  3. Enable your mobile device for text access.
  4. Enter your phone number, wireless provider and accounts you want to access and click ‘submit’.
  5. You will receive a text message from 89549. Confirm your subscription by typing ‘yes’.
  6. You are set to go! Use the following commands by sending to 89549 to utilize Text Banking:
      • Bal = All account balances
      • Bal (account short name you developed) = Single account balance
      • Hist = All accounts recent activity
      • Hist (account short name you developed) = Single account activity

How to Set Up Text Alerts:

  1. Log into your Online Banking account.
  2. Select Customization, Alerts, Text Mobile Settings.
  3. Click ‘events’ and select ‘text’ for any alert you would like to receive via text.
  4. Click ‘submit’ and your account is set.