Need a quick, convenient and free way to double-check your current account balances, even without Internet access? Text Banking enables you to check your past transactions and your account balances via text messages on your mobile phone or wireless device (It does not have to be Internet-capable).
(NOTE: If you want to use Text Banking on a mobile phone number that is already on your account, there is no need to re-register for Text Banking. The feature has already been
activated on your phone, so you can disregard these instructions and start texting with the keywords below.)
Wireless provider data rates may apply. Certain restrictions may apply.
Our Text Banking service is secure. Text messages will never contain confidential information about you or your accounts. Messages will never contain account numbers, only account nicknames.
VyStar won’t charge you, but standard carrier fees for text messaging may apply. Please check with your mobile phone carrier if you aren’t sure what fees apply when you send and receive text messages.
Yes, as long as you have text messaging enabled with your mobile carrier. Please check with your mobile carrier if you are unsure.
Our Text Banking service works on all major mobile providers in the U.S.
You can text “STOP” to 897827 (VYSTAR) on your activated mobile device, or you can visit the VyStar Mobile Banking website and click the deactivate link next to your mobile device number. Your phone will no longer receive any text messages aside from the required security messages. You can add a new phone at any time, if you change your mind later.
Verifying your phone is a one-time step and is one way we ensure the security of mobile text messaging.
During setup, we will send you a text message with your activation code. If you have already submitted your mobile number during setup, check your mobile device for the code. You should receive the text message with your code within minutes.
It may take several minutes to receive your code. If you feel you have waited long enough, you can click the “Resend Activation Code” link. Please check your mobile device shortly for a new text message. If you are still experiencing problems, be sure to check the mobile device number entered during setup.
Yes, you can. If you experience any difficulties, we recommend that you repeat the setup process again and obtain a new activation code.
Yes. To obtain all account balances text BAL to 897827. You can also text BAL (account nickname) to 897827 to receive specific account balances.
No. You can text help or HELP, for example.
Send command texts to VYSTAR or 897827. This short code will only work if you have activated VyStar Text Banking.
Within 15 minutes. Exact timing depends upon your mobile service carrier.
You don’t need a password to access your account information via text message.
Yes. You will need to deactivate your old mobile number and then add your new mobile number. You can do this via Internet Banking under the "Settings/Service" menu.