Welcome to Astra Bank's Resource Center. Here, you'll find video-based information about our products and services, plus helpful tips on ways to keep you safe online. Your browser needs to support Flash to view the videos.
If after watching any of the videos you'd like to talk with one of our banking experts, be sure to visit our Contact Us page to send us a message, or find your nearest Astra Bank location and stop by for a visit!
What is Enhanced Online Security?
Enhanced Online Security is our Log In authentication system for Online Banking. It utilizes multiple layers of security to ensure that your accounts and information remain secure. Enhanced Online Security protects you from fraud and identity theft by preventing unauthorized access to your accounts.
How do I enroll?
Enhanced Online Security is very easy to use and there is no software to install. Just follow the instructions to enroll and learn about Enhanced Online Security log-in procedures.
How does Enhanced Online Security work?
The system uses multiple layers of security ensuring unauthorized users cannot gain access to your accounts. We do this by verifying three important criteria:
When you are logging in, our Extended Validation Certificate will display as a "green bar" in your browser address bar. You can always enter your credentials with the assurance that if your browser address bar is green, your connection is safe. It is a known and trusted way to verify the authenticity of a website.
Introducing Bill Pay from Astra Bank.
Simply the best way to manage your payments.
Pay Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere
With popmoney you'll have a fast and easy way to send money to friends, family or anyone else you know. Stop mailing checks because that takes time. With popmoney, you get your money to the intended individual as quickly as one business day with the convenience of your mobile phone.
If you are an Astra Bank Interent Banking customer and using Bill Pay you automatically have access to popmoney. Just log in to get started and if you've got any questions, feel free to contact us.
Introducing Internet Banking.Now you can have 24-hour access to real-time account information from the convenience of your personal computer. Internet Banking is convenient, easy to use, and more secure than ever.
Introducing Business Internet Banking.
Now you can have 24-hour access to real-time account information from the convenience of your personal computer. Business Internet Banking is convenient, easy to use, and more secure than ever.
eStatements — Everything I Like!GREEN...
estatements are good for the environment. They literally save tons of paper. Which means fewer trees need to be harvested and less energy needs to be used to make the paper. Choosing estatements is something easy you can do, that really is Earth-friendly.
You get your statement sooner, because online delivery eliminates delays sometimes found with postal mail delivery.
estatements eliminate the clutter of paper statements and allow you to store and retrieve past statements right on your hard drive.
Identity Theft experts actually recommend electronic statements. Why? Because most identity theft occurs through the mail or improperly discarded paper documents containing sensitive information. estatements simply protect your information better than paper statements.
It costs you nothing to switch to estatements — and to have access to every transaction in your account, including check images, right at your fingertips.
Enroll today, and discover all the advantages of estatements.
Simply log into Online Banking, and enroll for eStatements under the options tab.
Learn to protect yourself from Identity Theft. Astra Bank can help.Your identity is one of the most valuable things you own. It’s important to keep your identity from being stolen by someone who can potentially harm your good name and financial well-being. Identity theft occurs when someone uses your name, address, Social Security Number, credit card or financial account numbers, passwords, and other personal information without your knowledge to commit fraud or other crimes. While the words may sound like a foreign language -- Phishing, Pharming, Vishing, Spyware, Dumpster Diving — they are actually techniques used by thieves to put your identity and finances at risk. And their attacks grow more frequent and sophisticated every year. Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the United States. According to US Department of Justice statistics, it’s now passing drug trafficking as the number one crime in America.
How to protect your identityThe simple fact is you can protect yourself against most forms of identity theft. The first step is education. To make it easier to understand, we’ve divided identity theft into the five “Danger Zones.” Take a few moments to learn about each of the Danger Zones and the steps you can take to avoid being a victim. Watch the Video
Is your company keeping information secure?Are you taking steps to protect personal information? Safeguarding sensitive data in your files and on your computers is just plain good business. After all, if that information falls into the wrong hands, it can lead to fraud or identity theft. A sound data security plan is built on five key principles:
*Other fees such as rush, overnight delivery fees, personal payments, bank to bank transfer fees, etc. may apply within bill pay but would be fully disclosed to you as you choose this option. Contact your local Astra Bank location for additional information and restrictions.