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WAterman Bank

New Account Process

Learn more about the process to open a new account with Waterman Bank.

Our Process

Step 1
Start the Process
Gather your documentation

What you'll need:

  • Email Address
  • Social Security Number
  • Personal Identification (driver's license, state-issued ID, or U.S. passport)
Step 2
Online or In-person
Complete an application

We are flexible:

  • Online
  • In-person 
  • Over the phone
Step 3
We'll Reach Out
Personalized Service Call

After you complete an application, you'll:

  • Receive a call from a trusted bank representative.
  • We'll verify your application, review the details, go over any additional options, and answer any questions.

Congratulations, you’re officially a Waterman Bank client!