Online Account Opening

  • Do I have to be a union member to bank with Amalgamated?

    No, you do not have to be a member of a union to bank with us.

  • How long will it take to receive my ATM/Debit Card?

    You will receive your Debit or ATM Card within ten business days after we have approved your application and opened your account.

  • Is there a minimum balance I need to deposit or maintain to avoid a fee? What are the monthly fees?

    Please refer to your Terms and Conditions.

  • What happens if I do not agree to the terms and conditions of the disclosure?

    If you do not agree to the terms and conditions in our disclosure, you will not be able to open an account with us.

  • What if I do not have any of the pieces of identification on your list?

    If you do not have any of the identification documents we have requested, you may still be able to open an account at one of our branches. Before you come to see us, please call the branch where you plan to open your account to discuss the identification documentation you are missing.

  • What is an ownership type?

    An ownership type indicates whether an account has one signer (an individual account) or two signers (a joint account), and whether or not a beneficiary has been designated. If you are opening a Checking account, you cannot designate a beneficiary.