Customers can apply for an account with Northwest Bank in Spencer, Iowa, in-person or through the company's official website, notes Bank-Northwest.com. It is possible to apply for a checking account, savings account or certificate of deposit online as of 2015.
Opening an account online with Northwest Bank only takes a few minutes. To do this, customers need their identification, personal information and a deposit amount, states NerdWallet.com. It may be necessary to take the deposit into the bank if customers have no other bank accounts for a wire transfer of funds. Follow the steps below to open a Northwest Bank account online.
- Find the online signup process
- Fill out the application
- Make the first deposit
Go to Bank-Northwest.com. Scroll down to the Open Your Account button on the right side of the page. Click on the New to Northwest Bank button on the next page. Click on the Open an Account button.
Select the current location. Northwest Bank only opens online accounts for people in certain states as of 2015, notes Bank-Northwest.com. Accept the online eDisclosure. Fill in personal information and employment information, select the desired product, move through the documentation, create login information and review the application.
Set up the first deposit to the Northwest Bank account via wire transfer or with a debit or credit card. Another option is to take the deposit to the bank in person.