Making Transactions

On any given day, you have several options for how money moves in and out of your account.

These various deposits and withdrawals make up your account activity. From debit card transactions to a variety of transfer options and more, we’ll give you the facts on how each one works.

Using Your Debit Card

Debit card transactions are some of the most common bank transactions you'll make. Understanding how they work (i.e., authorization and settlement) and what the benefits are (i.e., EMV chip technology and purchase guarantees) can help you decide when and how to use your card.

Completing Deposits, Transfers, Wires and More

Knowing your options for making deposits and withdrawals can help you take better care of daily financial tasks. Learn the ins and outs of non-debit card transactions like ATM, mobile and branch deposits, money transfers, bill pay and domestic and international wires.

Questions People Are Asking Around Making Bank Transactions
  • How do I dispute a debit or credit card transaction?
  • What do I do with my check after making my mobile deposit?
  • How do I make chip card transactions?

Resource Center

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    Integral to the understanding of endowment management is a clear delineation between the different types of funds an organization has and how additions to each pool are classified.

  • Creating a Dynamic Investment and Spending Policy

    Tax-exempt organizations have a fiduciary duty to thoughtfully and effectively manage investment assets. How well they accomplish that duty plays a crucial role in determining long-term outcomes.

  • Hiring and Evaluating an Investment Advisor

    With some advance planning and a roadmap for success, your board members can approach your search for the right investment advisor with confidence.

  • Understanding Your Fiduciary Duty

    A board member well versed in fiduciary responsibilities is positioned to make a positive impact on a not-for-profit’s mission while avoiding pitfalls that often result in fiduciary negligence.

  • Market Perspective

    SunTrust Private Wealth Management’s Market Perspective provides a view of the latest market events. Read the most recent report here.