Welcome to a new world of convenience using mobile banking. Mobile banking allows you to use your mobile device to manage your AmboyNET accounts. Read through the following information to learn more and get started:
Enroll in Mobile Banking by Adding Your Mobile Device
1. To enroll, go to the Options tab at the top of your screen after you have logged into your account..
2. Change your Mobile Banking Profile by clicking on the Manage Devices button and select Add New Device identifying your mobile phone information.
What is Mobile Banking?
Mobile Banking is our mobile service that brings banking to your phone. Mobile Banking allows you to monitor your account from your phone at any time.
What can I do with Mobile Banking?
Mobile Banking allows you to:
- View account balances
- View transaction history
- Transfer funds
- Deposit Checks
- Pay bills
- Receive text alerts
My phone doesn't have Internet access. Can I still use Mobile Banking?
Yes. All you need is a phone with text messaging. You can receive account alerts and send a text to view account balance or
SMS Text Banking messages are not encrypted and there is no application time out. If your phone or device is lost or
stolen, you should deactivate the service. Unless the service is deactivated, it may be possible for another person in possession
of the phone to view any text messages stored on the device, and see information such as account balances and
Are there guidelines for creating account "nicknames"?
During enrollment, you are given the option of providing "nicknames" for your accounts. Choosing an appropriate nickname
is especially important if you use the SMS text service for Mobile Banking, because your HIST inquiries use the nickname.
It's also included in the account history message returned by Amboy Bank..
For this reason, the nickname should be as short as possible. There is a maximum of ten characters, and fewer than five is
recommended if you plan to use the SMS text service.
An SMS text message can contain only 160 characters total. Using as few as possible in your account nickname helps ensure
that your account information will fit into a single message.
Are there any enrollment requirements?
You must have AmboyNET with eStatements.
How do I access Mobile Banking?
Once you enroll for Mobile Banking, you'll receive a text message with instructions on how to get started.
What phones are supported for Mobile Banking?
Any phone with text messaging capabilities can take advantage of Mobile Banking.
Is Mobile Banking secure?
Yes. A personal password and phone activation code keeps your information safe.
No non-public personal data is sent to or stored on the mobile banking devices and sensitive information is not available
even if someone else gains access to the device. However, you should help protect your personal information by keeping
the following guidelines in mind:
- SMS Text banking uses the phone number associated with your device for authentication. If the device is lost or stolen,
you should deactivate your SMS Text banking service immediately. If the service remains active, another person in possession
of the phone can use your SMS Text banking service to see account balances and transaction history or to make
- Do not store text messages from SMS Text banking. They could be read by another person, and may contain information such as our contact SMS Text number and account nicknames that would allow another person to access your SMS Text banking.
- Do not store your Internet banking password in the device browser. Storing the password would potentially allow another
person to follow the bookmark and log in. Quit out of the browser after each Internet banking session to erase session
information and keep an unauthorized person from using the "back" browser function to re-enter your Online
Can I use Mobile Banking on more than one phone?
Yes. You can add phones, change services or cancel at any time from the Mobile Banking setup screen.
Mobile banking is Free if you have AmboyNET with eStatements for all your accounts. Third party message and data rates may apply. These include fees your wireless carrier may charge you for data usage and text messaging services.