How to get ready for upgrade weekend.

Verve team members have been hard at work for years getting everything ready so this system upgrade will be a smooth transition for our members. To make the process as seamless as possible, review the details below so you’re prepped for the changes.

TAKE THESE STEPS NOW:

MARK YOUR CALENDAR.

The system upgrade will start at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 23 and go through Monday, April 26, 2021. All services will resume by 8m. on Tuesday, April 27.


VERIFY YOUR CONTACT INFO.

To make sure you receive all important details about the upgrade and are able to login to online banking after the upgrade, confirm your address, phone number and email by logging into online banking or reviewing your statements. You can also give us a call at 312.491.7000 or visit a local branch.

Click here to update your contact info.


UPDATE JOINT ACCOUNT OWNER DETAILS.

Call us at 312.491.7000 to update your information.


ACTIVATE YOUR NEW DEBIT CARD.

You will receive a new debit card in the mail, and you should activate it as soon as you receive it. However, the new card will NOT work (even when activated) until Friday, April 23 at 5 p.m.


SIGN UP FOR ONLINE BANKING.

If you are the primary member on the account and have not registered for online banking, enroll now by visiting a branch or calling 800.448.9228, option 4 so there won’t be any delays after the upgrade:

  • Click on FORGOT Password
  • Accept terms and conditions
  • Enter username and TIN
  • Temporary password will be sent

CHECK YOUR MAIL AND INBOX.

We will be mailing and emailing all the important upgrade details, so keep an eye out for those documents to come through.

COMPLETE THESE STEPS BEFORE 5 P.M. APRIL 23:

COMPLETE DEPOSITS.

Mobile: By 2 p.m. on Friday, April 23
ATM: By 5 p.m. on Friday, April 23
At a branch: By 5 p.m. on Friday, April 23


COMPLETE TRANSFERS BY 5 P.M. ON APRIL 23.

You will not be able to transfer funds between accounts during upgrade weekend. New transfers cannot be scheduled during upgrade weekend, and any recurring transfers that typically take place during that time frame will post on Friday, April 23.


COMPLETE ACH ORIGINATIONS BY 5 P.M. ON APRIL 22.

You will not be able to submit ACH Originations during upgrade weekend. Recurring ACH Originations scheduled to post between 5 p.m. April 23 and 8 a.m. April 27 will be processed on April 23.


START USING YOUR NEW DEBIT CARD AT 5 P.M. ON APRIL 23.

Your current debit card will also stop working at that same time.

You will receive a free set of new checks in the mail. The new checks will start working on Saturday, April 24. After this date, you should stop using and shred your old checks.

Your new checks will have the updated routing and account number that you can provide to third parties for automatic payments or deposits.


SET TRAVEL NOTICES.

If you’re traveling out of state during the upgrade weekend and will be using your debit or credit card, let us know by 5 p.m. Friday, April 23 by going to verveacu.com/travel or call us.


COMPLETE ANY BRANCH TRANSACTIONS.

All branch locations will close at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 23 and be unavailable until Tuesday, April 27.


CONSIDER HAVING CASH ON HAND.

While debit and credit cards will still work, you may consider making large purchases before upgrade weekend or having extra cash on hand.


DOWNLOAD PAST STATEMENTS.

The new system will have 36 months of prior statements stored, but it may take up to 3 weeks for all past statements to be loaded.