Switch to Southern Bank



4 Easy Steps to switch your existing account to Southern Bank:

Step #1



  • Open a new Southern Bank checking account at a convenient location in your community.

  • The Checking Comparison Chart will help in your account selection.


  • Step #2



  • Complete the Change of Direct Deposit form to allow your direct deposit to be placed in your new Southern Bank account.

  • Complete the Change of Automated Payment form to allow payments and drafts to your new Southern Bank account.


  • Step #3



  • Use the Account Balance Worksheet to balance your current and old checking accounts.

  • Complete the Account Closing Authorization form to close your old account.


  • Step #4



  • Sign Up for Online Banking with Bill Pay.

  • Consider switching CDs to Southern Bank as they mature.

  • Set-up or transfer IRAs to Southern Bank.

  • Make an appointment with a Southern Bank representative to discuss your needs or future needs, such as a mortgage or loan.