Text Banking FAQs

What is Salem Five Text Banking?

Text banking gives you access to your accounts via text (SMS) messages on your phone. It's a fast, easy way to lookup account balances or recent history by sending a text command or shortcode.

Can I Use Both Text Banking and Mobile Banking on My Phone?

Yes, you can use both options from the same phone. You will need to activate both options on your phone prior to use. Click here to learn more about getting started.

Is Text Banking Supported on My Phone?

Text banking will work on any text message (SMS capable phone). Click here to learn more.

What are the Text Banking Commands?

Text Message Commands
B "Balance", provides a summary of available balances for all accounts.
H "History", provides a summary of recent transactions per account.
C "Command", sends a list of available text banking commands.
HE "Help", sends help content for text banking.
L "Login", sends a URL for the Salem Five mobile web site.
S "Stop", de-activates all Salem Five text services.

Note: You can check for additional available commands by activating your phone and sending "C" to 79680.