External Transfer in Online Banking

You may transfer money from an external account to GreenState. This process can take up to 5 business days to complete so please plan accordingly. Once the external account is verified, you have the ability to make manual payments or schedule recurring payments.

How to link an External Account

  1. Login to online banking from our homepage.
  2. Once signed into online banking click on the Transfers/Deposits link.
  3. Click on Add External Account and enter in the account information for the external bank account.
  4. The system will now automatically send two small Micro Deposits amounts to the external bank account. These Micro Deposits can take 1-3 business days to show up in the external bank account.
  5. Check the external account and retrieve the two amounts sent.
  6. Return to GreenState online banking and click on Transfers/Deposits.
  7. Click on the Verify External account sub-menu.
  8. Select the account they are going to verify and enter in the small Micro Deposits amounts.
  9. Once verified you will need to log out and back in. The newly added account will show up in funds transfer page.

How to complete a transfer

  1. Login to online banking from our homepage.
  2. In the left menu, select Funds Transfer under the Transfers/Deposits heading.
  3. Set up the transfer.

    • Select the Make this a recurring transaction box if you'd like to setup an automatic payment/transfer.
  4. Click Transfer Funds to complete. 

Please Note: To pay your GreenState credit card or mortgage loan from an external account, you will first need to transfer the funds to your GreenState savings account. The online payment can then be set up to pull from your GreenState savings account to the credit card or mortgage loan.

External Transfer Limits

The following limits apply for any external checking or savings account linked in Online Banking:

  • $10,000 per transaction
  • $10,000 per account per day
  • $100,000 per month