Woman receiving an online alert

Alert U – Card Alerts

You can help keep your debit and credit card account secure by signing up for Alert U. You can receive a text message or email when your card is used for:

  • Purchases over a selected amount
  • International purchases
  • Online purchases
  • Declined purchases

You can update your preferences online anywhere, anytime through this cardholder website.


E-Lerts are a great tool that sends you email alerts when activity occurs on your account using parameters you set up. This is also a great service to quickly identify fraudulent activity on your account. To set them up, follow these steps.

  1. Log into Online Banking using your username and password
  2. Click ‘Settings’
  3. Select the ‘Security and Alerts’ drop down menu and select ‘Alerts’
  4. Create an Alert and select the “e-Lert” you would like to add to your service and click “Review.”

E-Lerts have several options in the drop down menu. These range from information on your Balance and Credit Transaction to your Debit Transactions and even Secure Messages. Select the Alert Type for more information.