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Mobile Deposit

Check Another Thing off Your List.

Thanks to the Mobile Deposit feature of the First Merchants Mobile app, depositing checks is now as simple as snapping a picture on your smartphone or tablet device. Now, there’s no need to rush to the bank or wait in line. Thanks to Mobile Deposit, you can securely deposit your checks wherever and whenever you want. Best of all, Mobile Deposit is available for download as part of the First Merchants Mobile app.

Simply Snap and Send!

With Mobile Deposit, you can deposit checks from almost anywhere for Apple, Android devices and Kindle Fire devices in just a few simple steps.

All you have to do is download our Mobile Banking App and log in using your online banking credentials. Select Mobile Deposit and choose which account will receive the funds. Simply endorse the check, take a photo and send it. Just follow the instructions in the app!

Manage Your Money Anytime, Anywhere.

Wherever the day takes you, bring your bank along for the ride with the First Merchants Mobile app. Use your smartphone or tablet to deposit checks, check balances, pay bills, transfer funds, locate banking centers/ATMs and much more.

Download Today!

The First Merchants Mobile app for smartphones and tablets is available for download now at the App Store, Google Play or Amazon Appstore.

For phones:

For tablets:

To use the First Merchants Mobile app, you must be an Online Banking user of First Merchants Bank or Lafayette Bank and Trust. Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc. Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Amazon, Kindle, and Fire are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.

Find out more about enrollment requirements, what types of checks are accepted, deposit limits, and more by reading our FAQs.

Mobile Banking Terms and Conditions

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Do I have to have a particular phone or a text message or data plan?

I activated Mobile Banking on my device's browser. Why am I being asked to activate again?

Which wireless carriers are supported?

How do I enroll in First Merchants Mobile Banking?

Which mobile devices are supported?

Is Mobile Banking secure?

What happens if I change my wireless provider or mobile number?

What if my phone is lost or stolen?

How do I transfer the First Merchants Mobile Banking service to a new device?

What is the cost for First Merchants Mobile Banking?

How do I opt out?

Can I use multiple devices to access First Merchants Mobile Banking?

What is First Merchants Mobile Banking?

What if I did not receive a text message to verify my Mobile Banking enrollment?

I'm not enrolled for online banking. Can I still use Mobile Banking?

What Mobile Banking modes may I enroll?

What is my User ID?

Can I save my User ID on the device?

Do I have to accept the Terms and Conditions?

What is my Password?

What if I do not remember my User ID or Password?

What do I use for a Mobile Number if I am using a tablet or MP3 device, such as an iPad or iPod?

I received an activation code but never used it. What do I do now?

Where can I find the First Merchants mobile application to download?


Have questions or need assistance? Just give us a call at 1.800.205.3464. Our Customer Service team is available weekdays from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. ET, and from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. ET on Saturdays.

Looking for a different number or an online form? Find it on our contact page.