Can I Open an Account Online?

Written By Security Bank (Administrator)

Updated at July 22nd, 2020

Good news! You can now open an Easy Savings and All Access Account at the comfort of your own home via Skype Video Call. There’s no need to go to the branch. Open an account with just 1 primary ID and experience hassle-free banking.

Available for select branches only.

Read our step-by-step guide and requirements below.

1. Access the Online Account Opening form here


2. Select ‘Easy Savings’ or ‘All Access Checking Account’


3. Confirm and agree to our Terms and Conditions to proceed


4. Fill out the needed information including your Skype Name and preferred day and time of call


5. Upload your requirements (ID, Picture of 3 Specimen Signature)


6. You will receive a confirmation of your application with reference no. via SMS and Email


7. Wait for our Skype Video Call on your preferred day and time


Requirements


  • Skype Account
  • 1 Valid ID
  • 3 Specimen Signature

FAQs


  1.  How can I fund my account?
    • Aside from making an over-the counterbranch deposit, here are other ways to fund your account:
      • Security Bank Cash acceptance machines (CAMs) – If you already have your ATM card with you, simply visit any of our CAMs to make deposits to your Security Bank account. Click here to find the CAM nearest to you
      • Fund Transfer from other Bank’s using Instapay or PESONet – when sending, select Security Bank and make sure to input the correct account number, account name, and amount. Applicable transfer fees may apply.
      • Fund Transfer via Digital Wallets such as GCash and PayMaya – The “Send Money to Bank Account” feature lets you transfer money from your digital wallet to Security Bank.

  2. Can I do a Skype interview on a weekend or holiday?
    • Our Account Opening via Skype Video Call is currently available on weekdays (excluding holidays) from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Upon successful submission of the online form, you will receive an SMS and email confirmation with the reference number and instructions on how to proceed.

  3. How can I claim my ATM or Checkbook?
    • You can claim your ATM and/or Checkbook at the preferred branch you selected in your online account opening form. Kindly wait for our email instructions containing your account details before visiting the branch.
    • On the day of your visit, you will be asked to sign a signature card to replace the temporary signature that you have uploaded in our website.

  4. How will I know when to expect the call?
    • Expect a call within any of the preferred days you selected in your online account opening form. Our Customer Associate (CA) will be sending you an SMS 15 minutes before the call.

  5. I want to open a Joint or Business Account via Skype.
    • Currently, our online account opening via Skype Video Call is limited to individual accounts only. Stay tuned for updates as we expand our service.

  6. Is the service available in all branches?
    • At the moment, account opening via Skype video call is available for select branches only. More branches will be added in the future. Stay tuned! Click here for the updated list.

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