Mobile Deposit Quick Tips

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  • Before logging into your First National Bank Mobile Deposit app, close all other apps running in the background on your mobile phone.
     
  • Sign/Endorse the back of your check, and label it “For Mobile Deposit Only", followed by your signature.
     
  • When prompted for the amount, carefully enter the check amount to ensure it matches the amount written on your check.
     
  • Flatten folded or crumpled checks before taking your photos.
     
  • Keep the check within the view finder on the camera screen when capturing your photos.
    • Try not to get too much of the areas surrounding the check.
       
  • Take the photos of your check in a well-lit area.
     
  • Place the check on solid dark background before taking the photo of it.
     
  • Keep your phone flat and steady above the check when taking your photos.
     
  • Hold the camera as square to the check as possible to reduce corner to corner skew.
     
  • Make sure that the entire check image is visible and in focus before submitting your deposit.
     
  • No shadows across the check
     
  • All four corners are visible
     
  • Check is not blurry
     
  • The MICR line (numbers on the bottom of your check) is readable.