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Knoxville: (865) 588-1500
LaFollette: (423) 562-2800
Lenoir City: (865) 986-7880


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Text Banking

American Trust Bank's text banking offers customers a fast option to receive their account information. 

Text BankingSince this is text based, there is no need to download an app and virtually any cell phone is compatible with this service.

  • Easy as sending a text message
  • Any mobile phone with text/SMS service is able to use text banking
  • Receive account details including current balance and transaction history


Text Messages

The following text messages can be used when working with American Trust Bank's text banking service

  • Help: Returns command references
  • Bal: Returns balance for all enrolled accounts
  • Bal <account short name>: Returns balance for specified account.  The account short name is pre-defined when performing the setup steps for mobile text.


To enroll into text banking, log into your internet banking account and select the Mobile/Text settings.  From there, follow the instructions to start using text banking.  

The following slide presentation shows step-by-step instructions on enrolling and using the text banking service

Mobile Text Banking from American Trust Bank of East Tennessee