Internet Banking ^top

ESL Internet Banking is ready whenever you are -- any hour of the day or night. Simply log on, do your banking and get on with life.

Transfer funds or pay loans instantly. Even at 2 AM.

Forgot that your ESL credit card payment is due? Lost an account statement? Need money in your checking account...fast? Relax!

Just log on to ESL Internet Banking to:

  • Check the status of any or all of your ESL accounts
  • Receive balance or transaction alerts via email or text message
  • Instantly transfer funds between ESL accounts
  • Make your ESL credit card and loan payment
  • View your account statement and notices
  • Request an ATM or credit card
  • Chat with an ESL Representative
  • Change your address
  • Export your account history to current version of Quicken® software to make managing your finances easier
  • Pay all your bills with ESL Bill Pay service

Best of all, you can log on anytime you like -- including weekends and holidays. And all of these transactions are free to you as an ESL member.

Register for Internet Banking now using your member number and Internet Banking PIN. If you do not know your PIN, Chat with an Internet Representative and they will assist you. For a quick review of Internet Banking, view our Internet Banking Guide. Our Bill Pay service has an excellent Bill Pay Flash demonstration to help you get started.


Frequently Asked Questions ^top

What is ESL Internet Banking?

Our Internet Banking service allows you to do your banking from home, from work... from anywhere that you can connect to the Internet. Using the free Internet Banking Service, you can:

  • Perform account inquiries on your Shares, Certificates, and Loans
  • Perform transfers between ESL accounts, or accounts you have at other financial institutions
  • View statement history
  • Download transactions to Quicken
  • View statements and notices online instead of getting them in the mail
  • Nickname your accounts to make them easier to identify
  • Sign up for the Bill Payment Service to set up recurring periodic payments, set up one time payments and view merchant payment history!

Do I have to be an ESL Member to use the ESL Internet Banking Service?

Yes, you must be a member of ESL Federal Credit Union in order to use the Internet Banking Service. (If you are eligible to become a member you may apply for membership online.)

Is it safe?

Absolutely! The ESL Internet Banking system uses the most current encryption methods available.

First Time Users - How do I access my accounts?

It's simple. All you need is your member number and a TEL-E$L/Internet Banking PIN number. If you do not have a PIN number, you may Chat with an Internet Banking Representative to request one.

Once you have your PIN, go to the ESL home page enter your member number and PIN on the left side. You will be prompted to change your PIN to a new Internet Banking password the first time you log in. Your new password will be case sensitive and allows you to choose alpha and numeric characters. Your password can be as few as 6 and a maximum of 16 characters. See our security page for more information on password security.

Customizing your Internet Banking Service

There are several features which are customizable in Internet Banking. For example, you can:

  • Change your password
  • Change your User ID
  • Nickname your accounts to make them easier to recognize
  • Sign up for Online Statements and Notices

Is there a specific browser that I must use?

For more information and a complete list of supported browsers, see our Internet Banking Supported Browsers page.

More Internet Banking Help

For more help while in Internet Banking, click on the HELP link on the top right corner of the page. The help text will pertain to the specific section you were in at the time you clicked on the help link. You may also click on ESL Online Chat for assistance from an ESL Representative.