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Frequently Asked Questions

How to sign up
Call the Central Online Services Department at 1-888-262-5456 for assistance
Signing up from our smartphone app
  • Download our mobile app
  • Tap the Menu icon
  • Tap Text Banking
  • Two-Way Text Banking
  • Read the agreement
  • Enter your mobile phone number
  • Tap Agree
  • In a few minutes you will receive a welcome text message
  • Begin sending commands to the sender of the welcome message
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What are the commands?
  • BAL - Balances for all enrolled accounts
  • BAL {acct} (where {acct} is either the last 4 digits of the account number or the short code you specified) - Balance for specified account
  • HIST - Last 5 transaction dates and amounts on all enrolled accounts
  • HIST {acct} (where {acct} is either the last 4 digits of the account number or the short code you specified) - Last 5 transaction dates and amounts for specified account
  • XFER {fromAcct} {toAcct} {amt} (where {fromAcct} account you're transfering funds from, {toAcct} is the account you're transferring to, and {amt} is the amount you're transferring) - Transfer funds between accounts ex) XFER 1234 6321 5.00
  • HELP - Listing of available commands
  • STOP - Disable Two-Way Text Banking
What type of mobile devices can be used for text banking?
Our Two-Way Text Banking product works with any phone with text messaging capabilities.
What functions can I perform from my mobile device?
  • View Account Balances
  • View Transaction History (5 most recent transactions)
  • Transfer Funds between accounts
  • View Help Menu showing available commands
How much transaction history will I be shown?
Due to character limitations, only the most recent five transaction dates and amounts are shown.

Other ways to find us

Phone: 1-888-262-5456

Fax: 785-231-1414

US Mail:
Central National Bank
Attn: Online Services Dept.
800 SE Quincy St
Topeka, KS 66612

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