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Make the Easy Switch

Switch on your terms, not someone else's.

At Blackhawk Bank, we know that switching banks can be stressful. That's why our bankers are here to help you every step of the way, by taking the burden of switching off your shoulders.

With accounts, products and services designed to fit your lifestyle, you'll find that making the switch to Blackhawk Bank is easy and painless.

Open an account online to get started, today. Or, drop by one of our banking centers, have a cup of coffee and let's get to know one another in person. Our bankers will set up your new account and make the switch to Blackhawk Bank for you.

You won't just like us, you'll love us.


Easy Switch Kit

We offer a simple way to switch your accounts. Once you open an account with us, our bankers will walk through the steps to switch all of your direct deposit and automatic payments to your new Blackhawk Bank account. We'll even fill out the Easy Switch Kit paperwork for you.

If completing the process on your own is more your style, our Easy Switch Kit is just what you need. Once you've opened your checking or savings account online, follow our Easy Switch Kit Checklist, for more information. 

A list of items to have on hand to switch are your: 

  • New Blackhawk Bank account number
  • New Blackhawk Bank Debit Card
  • Last 6 Months of statements from your prior bank
  • List of automatic payments and deposits

Find our Easy Switch Kit, here!


Personal Accounts

With accounts that are easy to use, no matter where you are in life, you're sure to find the perfect match. Review our account types below, to find which accounts work best for you. If you have questions or need more information, give us a call at 800.209.2616. 

Ready to open an account online? It's simple and convenient.


Online and Mobile Banking

We know that banking that works around your schedule is important. Stay in control of your finances 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with our convenient Online and Mobile Banking services.


Digital Wallets

Security and convenience all rolled up into one with our Digital Wallets . Whether you're an Apple or Android user, we've got you covered. Find out how convenient making a purchase can be right from your mobile device.


Location. Location. Location.

With eight convenient Banking Centers located throughout Winnebago and Boone Counties in Illinois and Rock County in Wisconsin, we're never far away from where you live, work and play.

You'll also enjoy access to more than 40 Fee-Free Blackhawk Bank ATMs located within the communities in which you live, allowing you to get the money you need when you need it.


And, So Much More...

We have numerous beneficial products and services to make your life easier, as well as protect your financial well-being. Whether you are looking for an auto loan , mortgage or credit card, we have lending solutions to meet your wants and needs. For the ultimate in added security, we've got your back with MyCardRules debt card protection and WatchDog Checking with ID Protect.


Blackhawk Bank is happy to welcome you into our family. Here you'll get the advice you need for the life you want.




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Easy Switch Kit Checklist

Let us walk you through a few simple steps to take to get your switch started.

View the Checklist