Regulation E Disclosure

Electronic Funds Transfer Agreement and Disclosures
This Agreement and Disclosure is made in compliance with federal law regulating electronic funds transfer (EFT) services. Electronic funds transfers are electronically initiated transfers of money involving an account at the Financial Institution. The following disclosures set forth your and our rights and responsibilities concerning the electronic funds transfers. In this Agreement, the words “you” and “your” mean those who sign as applicants or any authorized user(s). The words “we”, “us” and “our” mean the Financial Institution. The abbreviation “PIN” or word “code” means a personal identification number.

ATM Card

Types of Transfers: You may use the automated teller machine (ATM) card and personal identification number (PIN) issued to you to initiate transactions at ATMs of ours, ATMs within the networks identified on your card and such other facilities as we may designate from time to time. Unless you specify a different account during transactions, your Primary account will be used for your transactions. At present you may use your card to (some of these services may not be available at all ATMs):

  • Deposit funds to your checking account.
  • Withdraw cash from your checking account.
  • Withdraw cash from your savings account.
  • Transfer funds between your checking and savings accounts.
  • Obtain balance information on your deposit accounts.

Limitations on Frequency and Amount

  • You may withdraw up to a maximum of $300.00 (if there are sufficient funds in your account) per day.
  • For security purposes, there are limits on the frequency and amount of transfers you may make using ATMs.

Fees and Charges for ATM Transaction:

  • There is no charge for ATM withdrawals at machines owned by us.
  • There is a $1.50 charge for each ATM withdrawal at machines we do not own.
  • There is no charge for ATM deposits at machines owned by us.
  • There is a Replacement Card Fee of $5.00 per card.
  • There is a $5.00 fee to send a PIN reminder.


ATM Fees. When you use an ATM not owned by us, you may be charged a fee by the ATM operator (and you may be charged a fee for a balance inquiry even if you do not complete a fund transfer).

Government Direct Deposit

Types of Preauthorized Transfers: You may arrange for us to complete the following preauthorized transfers to your deposit accounts:

  • Accept direct deposits from the U.S. Treasury Department to your checking or savings account.

Fees and Charges:

  • We do not charge for any preauthorized EFTs.
  • We will charge $30.00 for each stop-payment order for preauthorized transfers.

Other Direct Deposit

Types of Preauthorized Transfers: You may arrange for us to complete the following preauthorized transfers to your deposit accounts:

  • Accept direct deposits from your employer or other financial institutions to your checking or savings account.

Fees and Charges:

  • We do not charge for any preauthorized EFTs.
  • We will charge $30.00 for each stop-payment order for preauthorized transfers.

Preauthorized Debit
Types of Preauthorized transfers: You may arrange for us to complete the following preauthorized transfers to or from your deposit accounts:

  • Pay certain recurring bills from your checking or savings account.

Fees and Charges:

  • We do not charge for any preauthorized EFTs.
  • We will charge $30.00 for each stop-payment order for preauthorized transfers.

Debit Card

Types of Transactions: You may use the card and PIN issued you to pay for purchases from merchants who have agreed to accept the card at Point of Sale (POS) terminals within the networks identified on your card and such other terminals as the Bank may designate from time to time. Point of Sale (POS) transactions will be deducted from your Primary account. Point of Sale (POS) transactions involving a refund will be credited to your Primary Account.

Limitations on Frequency and Amount:

  • You may purchase up to a maximum of $1,000.00 worth of goods and services per day, exclusive of ATM withdrawals.

Fees and Charges:

  • We do not charge for any POS transactions.

TeleBanc

Types of Audio Response Services: You may access your deposit accounts by using a separate personal identification number (PIN) assigned to you and your account number in our audio response system. At the present time you may use the system to:

  • Transfer funds between your deposit accounts.
  • Obtain balance information on your deposit accounts.
  • Determine if a particular check has cleared your account.
  • Make Payments on your Loan with us.

Limitations on Frequency and Amount:

  • There are no limits on the number or dollar amount of inquiries, transfers or withdrawals you may make per day.

Fees and Charges for Audio Response Transactions:

  • We do not charge for any Audio Response Transactions.

Other EFT Transactions. You may access certain account(s) you maintain with us by other EFT transaction types as described below.

Electronic Check Conversion. You may authorize a merchant to use your check as a source of information to initiate an EFT from your account. Electronic check conversion is a payment process in which a merchant (after obtaining your authorization) uses your check to gather routing, account, and check number information to initiate a one-time EFT. This type of EFT transaction involving a consumer account is covered by the Electronic Funds Transfer Act and this disclosure. A description of the transaction will appear on your statement.

Re-presented check Transactions and Fees. You may authorize a merchant to electronically collect a fee associated with the re-presentment of a check that is returned due to insufficient or unavailable funds. The resulting fee transaction if debited as an EFT from a consumer account is covered by the Electronic Funds Transfer Act and this disclosure. When a merchant re-presents a check electronically, that transaction is not covered by the Electronic Funds Transfer Act or this disclosure. A description of the transaction will appear on your statement.

In addition to the limitations set forth above, the following limitations may be applicable to your accounts:

Liability for Unauthorized Transfers. Tell us AT ONCE if you believe your card, ATM PIN, POS card or PIN, or Audio Response PIN has been lost or stolen. Telephoning is the best way of keeping your possible losses down. You could lose all the money in your account (plus your maximum overdraft line of credit). If you tell us within four (4) business days, you can lose no more than $50.00 if someone used your card or code without your permission. If you do NOT tell us within for (4) business days after you learn of the loss or theft of your card or code, you could lose as much as $300.00. Also, if your statement shows transfers that you did not make, tell us at once. If a good reason (such as a long trip or a hospital stay) kept you from telling us, we will extend the time periods. If you believe that your card or code has been lost or stolen or that someone has transferred or may transfer money from your account without your permission, call (620) 251-1313, or write us at Community State Bank, PO Box 219, COFFEYVILLE, KS 67337.

Business Days. For purposes of these electronic funds transfer disclosures, our business days are Monday through Friday. Holidays are not included.

Documentation.

Periodic Statement. You will get a monthly account statement from us, unless there are no transactions in a particular month. In any case you will get a statement quarterly. You will get a quarterly statement from us on your savings account if this is the only account you maintain and the only possible electronic transfer to or from the account is a preauthorized deposit.

Terminal Receipt. You can get a receipt at the time you make any transfer to or from your account using one of our ATMs or a POS terminal.

Direct Deposits. If you have arranged to have direct deposits made to your account at least once every sixty (60) days from the same person or company, you can call us at (620) 251-1313 to find out whether or not the deposit has been made.

Our Liability for Failure to Make Transfers. If we do not complete a transfer to or from your account on time or in the correct amount according to our agreement with you, we will be liable for your losses or damages. However, there are some exceptions. We will NOT be liable for instance:

  • If, through no fault of ours, you do not have enough money in your account to make the transfer.
  • If the money in your account is subject to legal process or other claim restricting such transfer.
  • If the transfer would go over the credit limit on your overdraft line
  • If the ATM where you are making the transfer does not have enough cash.
  • If the terminal or system was not working properly and you knew about the breakdown when you started the transfer.
  • If circumstances beyond our control (such as fire or flood) prevent the transaction, despite reasonable precautions that we have taken.

In Case of Errors or Questions About Your Electronic transfers. Telephone us at (620) 251-1313, or write us at Community State Bank, PO Box 219, COFFEYVILLE, KS 67337 as soon as you can, if you think your statement or receipt is wrong or if you need more information about a transfer listed on the statement or receipt. We must hear from you no later than sixty (60) days after we sent the FIRST statement on which the problem or error appeared.

  • Tell us your name and account number (if any).
  • Describe the error or the transfer you are unsure about, and explain as clearly as you can why you believe it is an error or why you need more information.
  • Tell us the dollar amount of the suspected error.

If you tell us orally, we may require that you send us your complaint or question in writing within ten (10) business days.

We will determine whether an error occurred within ten (10) business days after we hear from you and will correct any error promptly. If we need more time, however, we may take up to forty five (45) days to investigate your complaint or question. If we decide to do this, we will credit your account within ten (10) business days for the amount you think is in error, so that you will have the use of the money during the time it takes us to complete our investigation. If we ask you to put your complaint or question in writing and we do not receive it within ten (10) business days, we may not credit your account. 

If a notice of error involves an electronic fund transfer that occurred within thirty (30) days after the first deposit to the account was made, the error involves a new account. For errors involving new accounts, point of sale debit card transactions, or foreign-initiated transactions, we may take up to ninety (90) days to investigate your complaint or question. For new accounts, we may take up to twenty (20) business days to credit your account for the amount you think is in error.

We will tell you the results within three (3) business days after completing our investigation. If we decide that there was no error, we will send you a written explanation. You may ask for copies of the documents that we used in our investigation.

If a notice of error involves unauthorized use of your point of sale debit card with the Visa logo when it is used as a Visa point of sale debit card, we will provide provisional credit within five (5) business days after you notify us instead of within ten (10) or twenty (20) business days. We may withhold providing this accelerated provisional credit, to the extent allowed under applicable law, if the circumstances or account history warrants the delay.

VISA is a registered trademark of Visa International.

Confidentiality. We will disclose information to third parties about your account or the transfers you make:

  • To complete transfers as necessary;
  • To verify the existence and condition of your account upon the request of a third party, such as a credit bureau or merchant; or
  • To comply with government agency or court orders; or
  • If you give us your written permission.

Personal Identification Number (PIN). The ATM PIN, POS PIN or Audio Response PIN issued to you is for your security purposes. The numbers are confidential and should not be disclosed to third parties or recorded on the card. You are responsible for safekeeping your PIN(s). You agree not to disclose or otherwise make your ATM PIN, POS PIN or Audio Response PIN available to anyone not authorized to sign on your accounts.

Notices. All notices from us will be effective when we have mailed them or delivered them to your last known address on our records. Notices from you will be effective when received by us at the telephone number or the address specified in this Agreement. We reserve the right to change the terms and conditions upon which this service is offered. We will mail notice to you at least twenty one (21) days before the effective date of any change, as required by law. Use of this service is subject to existing regulations governing your account and any future changes to those regulations.

Enforcement. In the event either party brings a legal action to enforce this Agreement or collect amounts owing as a result of any Account transaction, the prevailing party shall be entitled to reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, including fees on any appeal, subject to any limits under applicable law.

Termination of ATM, POS and Audio Response Services. You agree that we may terminate this agreement and your use of the ATM Card, POS or Audio Response services, if:

  • You or any authorized user of your ATM PIN, POS card or PIN or Audio Response PIN breach this or any other agreement with us;
  • We have reason to believe that there has been an unauthorized use of your ATM PIN, POS card or PIN or Audio Response PIN;
  • We notify you or any other party to your account that we have cancelled or will cancel this Agreement. You or any other party to your account can terminate this Agreement by notifying us in writing.

Termination of service will be effective the first business day following receipt of your written notice. Termination of this Agreement will not affect the rights and responsibilities of the parties under this Agreement for transactions initiated before termination.

Preauthorized Electronic Fund Transfers.

Stop Payment rights. If you have told us in advance to make regular electronic fund transfers out of your account(s), you can stop any of these payments. Here’s how: Call us or write to us at the telephone number or address set forth above, in time for us to receive your request three (3) business days or more before the payment is scheduled to be made. If you call, we may also require you to put your request in writing and get it to us within fourteen (14) days after you call. We will charge you $30.00 for each stop payment order you give.

Notice of Varying Amounts. If these regular payments may vary in amount, the person you are going to pay will tell you, ten (10) days before each payment, when it will be made and how much it will be. You may choose instead to get this notice only when the payment would differ by more than a certain amount from the previous payment, or when the amount would fall outside certain limits that you set.

Other Provisions. There may be a delay between the time a deposit is made and when it will be available for withdrawal. You should review our Funds Availability Policy to determine the availability of the funds deposited at ATMs. We reserve the right to refuse any transaction which would draw upon insufficient funds, exceed a credit limit, lower an account below a required balance, or otherwise require us to increase our required reserve on the account.

ATM Safety Tips

As issuers of Automated Teller Machine (ATM) access devices, we have provided for your information a list of safety precautions regarding the use of automated teller machines. Please read the following safety tips:

  • Be aware of your surroundings, particularly at night.
  • Consider having someone accompany you when the automated teller machine is used after dark.
  • It is appropriate to politely ask someone who is uncomfortably close to you to step back before you complete your transaction.
  • Refrain from displaying your cash. Pocket it as soon as your transaction is completed. Count the cash later in the safety of your car or home.
  • Consider using another automated teller machine or coming back later if you notice anything suspicious. If you are in the middle of a transaction and you notice something suspicious, cancel the transaction, pocket your ATM access device and leave.
  • Go to the nearest public area where people are located if you are followed after making a transaction.
  • Report all crimes to law enforcement officials immediately.