Other Services

Cashier’s Checks | Credit Card Services | Foreign Currency | Gift Cards
Money Orders| Safe Deposit Boxes | Savings Bonds | Stop Payment Info

Cashier’s Checks

  • 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  • Cashier’s checks are withdrawn from the customer’s account.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).

Credit Card Service

The Visa® Platinum

A simplistic and convenient card with all the benefits of a Visa® credit card. This is not a rewards card.

The Visa® Signature Card

Has a qualifying annual income of $12,000.00. The Visa® Signature Card offers one point for every net dollar spent in purchases. You will receive 2,500 bonus points with your first purchase. There is no points earning cap and your points are good for five years. Redeem points for cash back, gift cards, merchandise, and travel. Cash back is in the form of a statement credit.

Visa® Co-Signer

The card to start with when the customer is building their credit history. Cardholder must be 16 years of age. This card requires a qualified co-signer and has a maximum credit limit of $2,000.00. This is not a rewards card.

Visa® College Rewards

The card of choice if the cardholder has established some credit. Cardholders are required to show the ability to repay and must currently be attending a 2 to 4 year accredited education institution. This card has a maximum credit limit of $3,000.00. Visa® College Rewards allows cardholders to earn one point for every net dollar spent up to 30,000 points annually. You will receive 1,000 bonus points with your first purchase. Your points are good for five years. Redeem points for cash back, gift cards, merchandise, and travel. Cash back is in the form of a statement credit.

The Secured Visa®

The choice for people needing to re-establish their credit and has a $35 annual fee. Cash collateral is held by Élan® for 100% of the approved credit limit. This is not a rewards card.

Élan®

Offers all new cardholders the first six months at 0% financing. All Élan® cards, except the Visa® Secured Card, have no annual fee with at least one purchase per year. Forward Financial Bank now has the ability to do instant online decision-making. Feel free to call with any questions. Stop in to fill out an application and you will be all set.

To apply for a credit card, click here!

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.
  • The fee is $15.00 for ordering currency.
  • We can order for next day delivery for an additional fee.

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.

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.

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.

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 6th Street, Medford, Stanley, Thorp and Withee Offices. Not all box sizes are available at all locations.

Size Annual Fee  
3×5 $  30.00  
5×5 $  45.00 (Greenwood, Thorp & Withee)
3×10 $  45.00  
5×10 $  60.00  
10×10 $100.00  
10×20 $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.
  • $5.00 per month late fee for each month rent goes unpaid.
  • $20.00 key deposit for two (2) keys at time of opening.
  • Lock replacement fees will be charged if applicable.
  • Box rentals are not available at the North Central Avenue office in Marshfield.
  • Any expenses incurred in connection to your box will be withdrawn from your checking or savings account.

Savings Bonds

  • Purchase your electronic savings bonds online through TreasuryDirect at www.treasurydirect.gov.
  • Redeem your savings bonds at any Forward Financial Bank location.

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 $27.50 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.