10 Reasons to Consider Online Banking

The Internet is definitely changing the way we live. It has quickly become the communication method of choice for many. It has also become a major factor in the financial lives of millions. Using the Internet to interact with BB&T can help simplify your financial affairs. Here are 10 reasons to bank online with BB&T.

  1. You can pay your bills online. With BB&T OnLine Bill Payment, paying your bills online is free and just takes a mouse click.
  2. You can apply for many types of loans online. Applying for a loan online is often easier than filling out paper forms. You may even get approved faster. However, some types of loans may still require paperwork.
  3. You can review your account activity and know your up-to-date balances. It is easy to see which checks have cleared and monitor your balances.
  4. You can transfer funds between your BB&T accounts easily. Knowing how much money you have in each account can enable you to move money to other accounts to earn higher rates on certain funds.
  5. It can be cheaper. Online bill payment eliminates the costs of stamps and ordering checks. And with fewer trips to the bank, you can save on gas, too.
  6. You can save time. You can bank whenever and wherever you want. All you need is a PC with Internet access.
  7. You can do many of the things you do in the branch online. For example, you can pay bills and transfer funds.
  8. It is safe. BB&T uses highly sophisticated encryption devices to ensure safety and privacy.
  9. You can receive valuable information. With BB&T Alerts, you can automatically receive information about balances and transactions on the go, anywhere, anytime.
  10. You can learn how to make better-informed financial decisions. Articles like this and others found in BB&T Learn & Plan provide useful financial education information on a wide range of topics.

You owe it to yourself to consider the benefits of having an online relationship with BB&T. If you already have an account with BB&T, sign up for BB&T OnLine® now. If you don’t, opening an account is easy and can be done in just 10 minutes and five easy steps.