Open a New Welch State Bank Checking Account
You will need your account and bank routing numbers for the next steps.
Stop Using Your Old Checking Account
Keep your old checking account open until your direct deposits and automatic payments take effect and all outstanding checks clear.
Setup Your New Direct Deposit Information
Use our direct deposit enrollment form to inform your employer or other organizations that you have a new Welch State Bank account.
Fill out the form using the account and bank routing numbers from your new Welch State Bank account.
Change any Automatic Payments
If you have any monthly payments such as utility or loan payments automatically deducted from your account, you can use the following Automatic Change Request to inform these companies of your new account information.
Close Your Old Account
Once your checks have cleared and your automatic payments have been changed to your new account, fill out the attached form to inform your former bank that you wish to close your account.