Do your banking whenever - and wherever - you choose, with the First Merchants Mobile app from First Merchants Bank. Download our app for Apple, Android and Kindle Fire. Works for Lafayette Bank & Trust clients, too!
First Merchants Mobile is a simple, secure and convenient way to manage your bank accounts, anytime, anywhere, right from your Apple, Android or Kindle Fire device! Whether you’re at home, at work, or on the go, your bank accounts are at your fingertips; deposit checks, check your balance and see recent activity, make transfers, schedule and pay bills, find locations, and more, all on your mobile device!
To use the First Merchants Mobile app, you must be an Online Banking user of First Merchants Bank or Lafayette Bank and Trust.
- Deposit checks
- See status of mobile deposits
Person to Person Payments (phone apps)
- Send money to another person
- Claim money received while on the go
Balances and Transactions
- View balances for multiple accounts
- View pending and recent transactions
- Search transactions by date, description or amount
Transfers and Payments
- Transfer money between your First Merchants accounts
- Schedule and pay bills to existing payees from your checking account
- Find nearby banking centers and ATMs
- Get directions
- Search locations by ZIP code or city, state
Quick Access Option (phone apps)
- Users can create a passcode to sign in quickly and view accounts
- iPhone users can use Apple's Touch ID to sign in quickly and view accounts
- ID and password are required when making transfers, payments, or deposits
We understand the importance of security when managing your finances. We use industry standard security measures to protect your information both online and within our mobile apps.
No account data is ever stored on your device, but if your mobile device is lost or stolen, you may deactivate Mobile Banking anytime by logging in to your Online Banking account and selecting 'Disable Device' or remove device from the Mobile Banking Center. Or, give us a call at 1.800.205.3464 for assistance (M-F 7 a.m.-8 p.m., S 9 a.m.-3 p.m. ET).
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Are there any smartphone shortcuts available?
Users may download our Mobile App from the App Store, Google Play, or Amazon Appstore. Also, our mobile website, m.firstmerchants.com can be bookmarked on mobile web browsers.
Can I view all of my accounts?
Yes - You can view all of your accounts in Online Banking as long as they have been registered into online banking.
How current is the balance information?
Each time you log in to First Merchants Mobile Banking, the most current balances will be displayed.
Can I pay my bills?
Using Mobile Web or our Mobile App, you can pay any existing payee you already established in Online Banking by clicking the payments option from the main menu. All new payees must be added from your Online Banking profile. Text Banking does not currently support bill payment.
How do I access Mobile Banking on my phone's browser?
Visit the site at anytime at: m.firstmerchants.com
How do I optimize my mobile web experience?
Ensure your device's browser has cookies enabled. In addition, enable style sheets for the best viewing experience.
How do I navigate Mobile Banking links with my mobile device's browser?
To navigate, access the menu and choose an option.
Is Mobile Banking supported on my tablet?
Yes, First Merchants offers tablet-optimized Mobile apps for iPad, Android tablets, and Kindle Fire, and m.firstmerchants.com is available from your tablet's mobile browser.