How to Apply
We offer two convenient options for opening your new checking account:
- New to Commerce? Just stop by one of our convenient branch locations
- Commerce customers: Call us at 800-453-2265 or visit any Commerce branch
Please bring these items with you:
To help us ensure we can open your new account as quickly and efficiently as possible, please bring the following with you (or have the information available if contacting us by phone):
- Photo Identification such as: a driver’s license, state-issued ID, Military ID or current US Passport.
- Secondary form of Identification such as major debit/credit card embossed with your name, College ID, utility bill with your name, documentation of home ownership or other.
- Employer name and phone number
- Instructions for funding your new account such as with a check, an account number or cash
- Proof of current address — Why do we ask for this?