Frequently Asked Questions

Banking

Q How do I set up Direct Deposit of my payroll check?
A After your Peoples Bank & Trust checking application has been approved, you will receive Peoples Bank & Trustís routing and transit number and your account number. If your employer participates in a direct deposit program, simply provide this information to the human resources or payroll department at your company and your direct deposit will usually begin within thirty days.

Q How do I set up Direct Deposit of my Social Security check?
A After your Peoples Bank & Trust checking application has been approved, you will receive Peoples Bank & Trustís routing and transit number and your account number. Simply call 1-800-772-1213 and have your social security number and account information available to set up your direct deposit right over the phone.

Q How would I go about closing my account?
A We hope you stay with us, but just in case, we make it very simple to close your Peoples Bank & Trust checking account. For ways of contacting us, please visit our Contact page.

Q Can I do all of my banking with Peoples Bank & Trust?
A Yes! Thanks to the convenience of Direct Deposit and ATMs, everyday-banking activities can be done from the comfort of home. Contact us with questions about your banking needs.

Q Are wire transfers possible to and from Peoples Bank & Trust checking accounts?
A Yes! Funds can be transferred to and from Peoples Bank & Trust accounts by wire transfer or via ACH (Automated Clearing House) debits or credits. Call our customer service department for details.