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Refer a Friend

Refer a friend and get $25!

Even family members. You do the math.

When you share the good news about First Merchants, everybody wins. Simply tell a friend (or family member) about the helpful financial tools and personal service you’ve received and encourage them to open their own First Merchants checking account. When they open the account, you get $25! Also, they receive $25 when they open their account with at least $100 and make a debit card transaction in the first 30 days!

To get started, download the referral form.


Customers with an existing First Merchants checking account are not eligible to receive new account promotion. Must be 18 years or older at account opening.
IMPORTANT PRIVACY NOTICE: Because you’re making referrals, or being referred, you are letting others know you may have accounts with First Merchants Bank.


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.