Switch to Commerce Bank

Follow these simple steps to switch your account over to Commerce.

Step 1: Open a New Commerce Bank Checking Account

Step 2: Change your Automatic Payments

Commerce Bank Quick Start Checklist[PDF]

Checking account and routing numbers can be found on your temporary checks

Step 3: Close Your Old Checking Account

It's time to close your old account. We suggest you:

  • Allow outstanding checks and payments to clear
  • Transfer the remaining balance by writing a check to Commerce Bank and depositing into your new account
  • Request your old account be closed by either contacting the old bank directly or sending the Account Closing Request[PDF] form

Questions about which account is right for you?

We’re here to help you make the best choice. Just give us a call.



  1. The $25 fee will be taken from the associated Commerce account utilizing SwitchAgent.

  2. Ensure that funds are available in the correct account to make payments as scheduled.