If the only reason you haven't opened a Cheshire County
Federal Credit Union checking account is because it's
a hassle to close your old one, our hassle-free Switch
Kit has been designed to make the switch simple and
convenient. You may apply for an ATM/Debit MasterCard,
transfer your direct deposit, automatic withdrawals
like health club memberships, and close your checking
account... all with this kit. Just complete the short
forms on the inside, send them to us and we'll do the
Here's how you do it ...
- Open a Cheshire County Federal Credit
Union Checking Account
Apply for your Cheshire County Federal Credit
Union checking account. Once we receive the completed
New Account Application, we'll process it and if accepted,
send you a welcome letter with your account information
and applicable disclosures. (You will need to open
a savings account with us first if you don't already
- Pocket a debit MasterCard (check card)
Complete the application for your ATM/Debit MasterCard.
Once we receive the application, we will process it,
and if accepted, send you a card and the Electronic
Funds Transfer and Cardholder Agreement and Disclosures.
- Transfer your direct deposit
Complete the Direct Deposit form. We will
mail the Direct Deposit form to the company or organization
that is automatically depositing funds into your existing
- Change your automatic withdrawals
We'll also mail the Automatic Withdrawal
form to all companies or organizations like health
clubs that are taking withdrawals from your existing
account. Write your new account number on the forms.
You may make additional copies of these forms if necessary.
- Close down your old checking account
Once your direct deposit and/or automatic
withdrawals start coming to your new Cheshire County
Federal Credit Union checking account, and you know
all your checks have cleared your old checking account,
mail the Closure Request to your previous institution
and any remaining balance will be sent to your new
If you have any questions about moving your account
to Cheshire County Federal Credit Union, please call
us at 603-355-2328.