Digital Banking

Forward Digital Banking – your resource for online, mobile and digital payment tools. Our digital services are designed to help you get the most out of your financial relationship with Forward. It doesn’t matter whether you are using a phone, tablet, laptop or desktop PC – we have the tools to make your financial life easier!

Mobile Banking     Online Banking     Forward Pay      E-Statements     Bill Pay      Financial Management




Mobile Banking

You’ve got the bank right in your pocket! That’s right – with Mobile Banking, you can do your banking while you are on-the-go.

This FREE services allows you to actively manage your accounts without going to the bank or being tied to a computer.

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With mobile banking you can:

    • Deposit a check
    • Pay a bill
    • Make a loan payment
    • Transfer funds
    • Pay-a-Friend
    • View account information
    • Viewing checks
    • And more!


New Features Are Here:

To access mobile banking:

    • Start by making sure you are enrolled in Online Banking. (Not signed up yet? Click here)
    • Then, download our mobile app on your mobile device and log in with your Online Banking account information.
    • Follow the prompts within the mobile app and complete enrollment.


Download the App

Use the links below or simply search either store for FORWARD BANK MOBILE.      

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Online Banking

Have you ever got home from work and realized that you forgot to stop at the bank to transfer funds or didn’t drop that payment in the mail? Prevent that sinking feeling from happening again by signing up for FREE Online Banking! 

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With Online Banking, you can:

    • Check current balances
    • See if a check has cleared
    • View a copy of checks
    • Pay a bill
    • Transfer funds
    • Make loan payments online
    • And much more!

Browser Requirements To help ensure security and proper functionality, you must use a browser that meets or exceeds the following requirements:

    • 128-bit encryption
    • Cookies and JavaScript enabled
    • We support the latest browser versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, and Firefox.




Security Issues: To help maintain security, you should close your browser when you have completed your Online Banking session. This will help prevent unauthorized persons from viewing your private account information. NEVER share your password with another person. Keep your password secret.


Forward Pay

Forward Pay is a great way to move your money from account to account or to Pay-A-Friend for lunch.

Do either from the convenience of your mobile app or through your online banking portal. It’s quick, easy, and FREE!



    • Pay-A-Friend is just that…an easy way to pay a friend or family member via email or SMS text messaging. All you need is their email address or cell phone number to get started.
    • Once you enter their contact information into the system once, it’s there for future payments
    • Better yet – you can use this system to request funds the next time you catch the bill for lunch


Forward Pay – External Transfers

    • Access external account transfer to move money between your Forward account and other account that you own without leaving your mobile app or online banking account
    • Set up scheduled and reoccurring transfers with ease


Find Pay-A-Friend and Forward Pay on your Mobile App under the PAYMENTS category or under the TRANSFERS tab on Online Banking.

Must be enrolled in Online Banking to access these features. (Not signed up yet? Click here)


When you switch to E-Statements, you’re doing more than simplifying your finances. In addition to helping you clear out clutter and reducing the risk of identity theft and mail fraud, e-Statements are good for the environment!

See all your deposits and transactions, save them in a secure place and access them whenever you need to, all without using a single piece of paper.

    • SECURE. Your statements are delivered through a secure, online system which protects you from identify theft
    • FAST. Online E-Statements get to you immediately; no waiting for the mail to arrive
    • CONVENIENT. Past statements can be stored digitally and accessible to you right from your computer
    • LESS PAPER. Reduce unnecessary paper to decrease clutter and save storage space
    • FREE. Forward Banks makes E-Statements available to our customers at no charge

Signing up only takes a few minutes:

  1. Log into Online Banking
  2. Navigate to E-Statements
  3. Read and accept the Terms and Conditions for Use
  4. Follow the prompts to select your accounts





Must be enrolled in Online Banking to receive E-Statements. (Not signed up yet? Click here)


Bill Pay

Are you always running out of stamps? Or perhaps you’re just looking for an easier way to manage your bills with your busy lifestyle.

Then it’s time to check out Bill Pay, available through Online Banking!

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    • Schedule and pay bills electronically from checking account
    • Greater security
    • Ability to view and edit payee information
    • Payments are deducted from your account the date of the transaction


    • SAVE MONEY. No need for stamps, checks, and envelopes
    • SAVE TIME. Pay bills with just a few clicks
    • CONVENIENCE. Access account activity so you know when bills are paid
    • PEACE OF MIND. Know that the latest ID theft measures are built into the process




Must have an open checking account, have internet access and be enrolled in online banking in order to utilize Bill Pay. (Not signed up yet? Click here)

Financial Management

Where does all my money go?

That’s a question we all ask at some point or another. With our Financial Management tool within Online Banking, you can track your spending and set up a basic budget to keep you on track.

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It’s so simple:

    • Create your spending categories
    • Set your goals and budget
    • Use your debit card for your purchases
    • Watch where your money goes




Must be enrolled in Online Banking to access the Financial Management tool. (Not signed up yet? Click here)