Moving your accounts

Simplify your finances—simplify your life

Make life easier by consolidating your accounts to Alaska USA.

How to make the move

Most members find it easier to manage their finances through one financial institution, which is why we’ve made it easy to move your accounts to Alaska USA. Simply switch any direct deposits and automatic payments with our guided tool. Here’s how:.

  1. Sign into your account online.
  2. Select the Account Services tab.
  3. Select ClickSWITCH to start the guided, step-by-step process.

Why use direct deposit?

Direct deposit gives you the convenience and security of having your regular paycheck, benefit check, or payroll deduction automatically transferred into your account. 

  • Get instant access to your funds, even when you're traveling. 
  • Reduce the risk of theft, fraud, and lost or delayed payments. 
  • No branch visit needed to deposit your check. 
  • Have loan payments transferred automatically each payday or when the payments are due. 

Related FAQs

ClickSWITCH makes it easy for you to quickly and securely switch any direct deposits and automatic payments to your Alaska USA account. This helpful tool removes the hassle of contacting all your billers to make changes and helps ensure you don’t miss a payment when you change to Alaska USA. 

The Routing or Transit number identifies Alaska USA Federal Credit Union and is used in check processing. Alaska USA's Transit number is 325272021. This number is the first 9 digits listed on the bottom of your checks.

You can also use our online tool to calculate the electronic account number used for receiving payments and transfers.

An ACH transaction is an electronic transfer of funds. Some examples include: direct deposit of payroll (including military pay), government benefits, tax refunds or payments, Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend, payments to utility bills, and many others.

Members can view a pending ACH transaction as soon as Alaska USA receives the transaction instructions, which can often occur the day before the actual transfer. To view a pending ACH in online, log in to your account and Click on the “Pending ACH” link below the tabs. View your pending ACH transactions at the bottom of the page. In the Alaska USA app, simply click on the 'Pending Transaction' icon.

From another Alaska USA member:

Alaska USA members can transfer funds to you using online account access. All they need is your last name, account number, and account type.


From non-members and businesses:

An individual or business can initiate payments to you by visiting their financial institution. They will need Alaska USA's routing number and your electronic account number, generated using the electronic account number calculator.

You can easily transfer funds to another member online or with the Alaska USA app. All you need is the member’s last name, account number and account type.

  1. Log in to your account and click on the "Transfers and Withdrawals" tab or button.
  2. Select "transfer to another Alaska USA member"
  3. Enter the recipient's last name where indicated
  4. Enter the destination account number and account type, as provided by the recipient.

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