Now there are better ways to get things done
Manage your money 24/7 without leaving your home. Pay bills without stuffing envelopes or buying stamps. Deposit paychecks without standing in line. At Great Erie, we offer a long list of online services that bring banking into the 21st century.
For you, we're always open
Log in to your accounts early in the morning, late at night, or after sleeping in on weekends. At Great Erie, banker's hours are whenever you want them to be.
- Check balances in real-time
- Transfer funds between accounts
- View recent transactions
- Pay bills in a matter of minutes
- Make Great Erie loan payments
- Easily access check images
- Sign up for notifications that alert you to significant account activity
Your security is our priority
We use the most sophisticated security techniques to safeguard your online account information.
- We have implemented Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) for Online Banking users. In other words, you may have to pass two security "checkpoints" before accessing your accounts.
- Our security system identifies the computer you normally use to access your account. If you use a different computer at some point, it will take additional steps to verify your identity.
- All secure data is encrypted using advanced encryption standards.
Spend less time writing checks. Cut down your postage costs. And reduce late fees by making sure your bill payments arrive on time.
- Send payments electronically to almost every business or organization in the U.S.
- Stay organized by viewing all your bills in one place
- Make one-time bill payments with just a few keystrokes
- Schedule recurring payments - such as utilities - months in advance
- Arrange for notifications reminding you when certain bills are due
- Verify recent payments and review past payments
- Reduce the risk of paper checks being lost in the mail
Bill Pay Customer Service
Question about Online Bill Pay? Give us a call at 855-824-6656 seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 1 a.m.
To sign up for Bill Pay, you must have a Great Erie Checking Account. Bill payments are deducted from that account.
- Next, sign in to your Online Banking Account.
- Enter your account number and password.
- Click on the "Services" tab.
- Click on the "Bill Payment" icon and you're ready to go.
- Want to know more? Check out this video.
Person-to-Person Payments Made Easy, Convenient, and Secure
Whether it is to repay a friend for tickets to the big game, add funds to a college student's checking account, or pay the rent, people today are looking for faster and easier ways to manage personal payments. The Popmoney personal payment service from Great Erie offers a proven solution.
With the Popmoney personal payment service, our members can send, request, and receive money with an email address or mobile phone number - using their existing bank accounts.
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With these services, E also stands for 'easier'
Electronic statements from Great Erie help you stay organized and better informed of your account activity.
- E-Statements: Receive your account statements electronically and securely as soon as they’re available. No need to wait for the mail to find out where your finances stand.
- E-Alerts: Receive alerts when your account drops below a certain balance, when checks clear, and more.
- E-Notifications: Receive important account notices quickly and securely, including insufficient funds, delinquent loans, and maturity notices for Term Share Certificates.
- E-Bonds: Create an inventory of bonds and track interest earned. The service will also send an email when a bond has matured.
- Special Occasions: Set up alerts that will remind you of a special occasion or event.
Your monthly account statements are far too important to get lost in the junk mail or buried in piles of paper inside your home. Electronic statements put your financial details at your fingertips.
- Get E-Statements several days before you would receive a paper statement
- Receive an email alerting you when your E-Statement is ready for viewing
- Easily track down a specific transaction or look for big-picture spending and saving trends
- Cut down on paper use, which is good for the environment
- Print or download a copy of your statement within three months
- Enjoy the security of Great Erie safeguards
- Reduce the risk of identity theft that comes from putting paper statements in the mail
Getting Started with E-Statements
- Go into your Online Banking account and click on the "E-Statement" icon under "Services."
- Read the Disclosure and agree to it.
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Fast-track your paycheck into your account
There's no need to make an extra trip to the credit union when you receive a payroll, pension, or Social Security check. When you sign up for Direct Deposit, the funds will automatically be deposited into your account. You'll get access to your money faster, and eliminate the risk of a lost or stolen check. Here's the information you'll need to provide to your employer or the U.S. government:
- Your Great Erie Federal Credit Union Account Number
- Great Erie Federal Credit Union's ABA/Routing Number: 222381879
- Download the Direct Deposit Form
Payroll Deduction is a sure-fire savings strategy
Looking for a faster way to build up your savings? Have some of your Direct Deposit funds automatically sent to your Great Erie Savings Accounts. You can raise or lower your Payroll Deduction amount at any time. To sign up, contact one of our Member Service Representatives.
A secure way to move cash in a flash
ACH stands for Automated Clearing House. It's a nationwide system for electronically moving money quickly and safely between bank accounts. Here are the services Great Erie offers:
- ACH Transfers In: Withdraw funds from another financial institution and deposit them into your Great Erie Share Draft Account. Loan payments can also be completed using this service.
- ACH Authorization: Allows both members and non-members to deposit funds into your Great Erie Share Draft Account.
- ACH Transfers Out: Allows members to transfer funds from Great Erie to another financial institution.
Learn more by watching this Online Banking Video.
Great Erie Federal Credit Union is a full-service credit union with New York branches in Orchard Park and East Aurora.