Other Services

Cashier's Check

  • We issue cashier’s checks to customers only
  • Cashier’s checks are withdrawn from the customer’s account
  • Customers are allowed one free cashier’s check per day; any checks beyond one per day are purchased for $4.00 per check
  • Remember that when you purchase a cashier’s check you are required to have the following information: the payee (or who the check is being made out to), the dollar amount, and any desired remitter (or memo information)

Stop Payment Info

  • To place a stop payment, you need to log into online banking, and choose the stop payment tab or stop at any location
  • Stop payments cost $30.00 per stop placed
  • Be sure to look at your account history and stop payment history in online banking to be sure the check has not already been sent through the system and cleared your account, or been stopped prior to your current actions

Foreign Currency Exchanges

  • We offer foreign currency exchange for US dollars for customers only
  • Our correspondent bank, Bankers’ Bank, determines the exchange rate
  • It may take 3-5 days for credit
  • The fee is $15.00 for exchanging currency

Foreign Currency Order

  • We offer foreign currency purchases for customers only
  • Our correspondent bank, Bankers’ Bank, determines the exchange rate
  • It may take 3-5 days for delivery; we can order for next day delivery for an additional fee
  • The fee is $15.00 for ordering currency

Money Orders

  • We sell money orders to customers only
  • Money orders are withdrawn from the customer’s account, and can be purchased with a $4.00 fee per money order
  • They can be made out for any denomination up to $5000.00

Gift Cards

  • Visa® Gift Cards can be purchased for $3.95 per card from $10.00 up to $500.00, and are good wherever Visa® is accepted

Credit Card Service

Choosing the right credit card is easier than ever! No matter which card you choose, you’ll enjoy important features like:

  • EMV smart chip technology for added security
  • Mobile purchasing capability for added convenience
  • Plus much more!


See list of credit cards available »

Savings Bonds

  • Paper savings bonds are no longer sold at Forward Bank
  • But they’re not going away — electronic savings bonds can be purchased online through TreasuryDirect
  • Forward Bank will continue to redeem paper savings bonds


Purchase Electronic Savings Bonds »

Reorder Checks Online

Reordering your checks with Forward Bank couldn’t be easier! Just click the link below and follow the instruction on the screen. 

Reorder Checks Here»


Safe Deposit Boxes

We offer our customers a safe way to protect their valuable property with Safe Deposit Boxes. Box rentals are available at the Colby, Greenwood, Marshfield, Medford, Park Falls, Phillips, Stanley, Thorp and Withee Offices. Not all box sizes are available at all locations. 



  Size   Annual Fee      
  3 x 5   $30.00      
  5 x 5   $45.00 (Greenwood, Thorp, Withee)    
  3 x 10   $45.00      
  5 x 10   $60.00      
  10 x 10   $100.00      
  10 x 20   $200.00 (Greenwood Only)    

Rental Information:

  • Must have qualifying deposit account with us
  • Box rent will automatically be withdrawn from your deposit account
  • Rent is withdrawn annually from open date
  • $10 rent late payment
  • $20.00 key deposit for two (2) keys at time of opening
  • Lock replacement fees will be charged if applicable
  • Any expenses incurred in connection to your box will be withdrawn from your checking or savings account