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Funding Options

There are numerous ways to fund your new First American Bank account. Please see below for options.
 

If funding your account via wire transfer*: 

For Certificate of Deposit (CD) accounts:

  • Bank Name: First American Bank

  • Routing Number: 071922777

  • Beneficiary Name: Online CD

  • Account Number: 2269204

  • Bank-to-Bank Information (BBI): Your name and your new account number

For all other types of deposit accounts:

  • Bank Name: First American Bank

  • Routing Number: 071922777

  • Beneficiary Name: Your name

  • Account Number: Your new account number

 
If funding your account via check:

  • Include a copy of this email with the check, or include the following information in the memo line of your check:  Last 6-digits of your new account number

  • Make your check payable to:  Your name

  • Mail your check to:

First American Bank
Attention: Online Accounts
P.O. Box 0794
Elk Grove Village, IL 60009

If you have any questions about funding your account, please contact our Customer Service Department at (847) 586-2099 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday Central Time (excluding federal holidays).

*As a courtesy, First American Bank’s Incoming Wire Transfer fee will be waived for the initial funding of a new account. 

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