Frequently Asked Questions
What are the bank hours and locations?
The retail banking hours are:
M-F 9:00 am to 5:00pm
SAT 9:00 am to 1:00pm
Drive Up/Walk Up:
M-F 8:00am to 6:00pm
SAT 8:00am to 1:00pm
(all Central Standard Time)
Our full service facilities are conveniently located in Woodstock at the intersection of Country Club Road and Eastwood Drive (Route 47).
975 Country Club Road
And in Crystal Lake at the intersection of US Highway Rt. 14 and Ridgefield Road.
7910 US Highway Rt. 14
Crystal Lake, Il 60012
Our Main phone number is: 815-321-5000
Our fax number is: 815-321-5329
Our Loan Department number is: 815-321-LOAN (5626)
Are deposit accounts FDIC insured?
Yes! All of our deposit accounts including checkings, savings, money markets, CD’s and IRA’s are all securely insured by the FDIC. Please contact our retail sales associates to ensure you receive the maximum amount of FDIC insurance today.
How do I contact a retail sales associate?
Our retail sales associates can be reached at 815-321-5000.
Can I make a deposit to my account from an off-site location?
Yes! Deposits can be made to your account off-site by using ATM machines, ACH credits, direct deposits, wire transfers and internal bank transfers.
Withdrawals can also be made by using ATM machines, ACH debits, wire transfers and internal bank transfers.
What identification do I need to open a checking or savings account?
A valid Illinois driver’s license or government issued photo id and your social security number.
Contact a retail sales associate with any questions regarding opening a new account at Golden Eagle Community Bank at 815-321-5000.
How old do I need to be to open a checking or savings account?
18 is the minimum age to open an individual account.
Custodial accounts may be opened at an earlier age. Contact a retail sales associate with any questions regarding opening a new account with us.
How can I reorder my checks?
Re-ordering checks is easier than ever! Our staff will be happy to help you with your next check re-order come in and see us at our office locations or call us at 815-321-5000. Your order form can also be mailed in for your next check re-order.
What should I do if my checkbook is lost or stolen?
If you find that your checkbook is lost or stolen, please contact us immediately either by stopping in at our office location, or by calling us at 815-321-5000.
How do I set up my payroll check or social security check for direct deposit?
Payroll checks and social security checks can be made easily available for direct deposit through our webpage section titled “Switch Kits” or directly through the Social Security Administration at 1-800-772-1213.
For Veteran’s benefits, call 1-800-827-1000.
For employee direct deposits, please contact your human resource/payroll Department for your employer instructions.
In addition, our retail sales associates will be happy to personally help you make the switch!
What is the bank’s transit/ABA routing number?
Golden Eagle Community Bank’s transit/ABA routing number is: 071926854.
How can I change the address on my account?
Address changes must be submitted in writing. To change the address on your account, please stop by one of our offices and talk to one of our Personal Bankers or mail your change request to
Golden Eagle Community Bank
PO Box 1930
Woodstock, IL 60098
How do I get a loan?
For consumers or commercial inquiries please contact us at 815-321-LOAN (5626)
Can I check my accounts on-line or via the phone?
Yes, you will be able to access information about your accounts anytime-24 hours a day-7 days a week. Initial sign up for on-line banking is available on our web page under Online Services-Online Banking. In addition, our retail sales associates will be happy to assist you with any questions during our regular office hours.