Business Banking

Business Card Services

New fraud detection service for your Visa Check Card and Credit Cards:

Visa Purchase Alerts

Help keep your account secure. Track spending to help stay in control of your accounts. Choose the alerts that make sense for you. You'll get real-time email alerts whenever your purchase meets the criteria you selected during enrollment. Enroll now or learn more.

Visa Purchase Alerts are available for your Business Check Card and Business Credit Cards and also your personal Check Card and Credit Cards.

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Business Check Card

As a successful business, we understand the importance of having convenient access to your cash. With our VISA® Business Check Card, access has never been easier or more beneficial.

  • Multiple account signers can have access to the business account with check cards
  • Reduce the “expense reimbursement” process in your business with a check card for employees who need access to the account
  • Reduce check charges and time spent issuing checks
  • View detailed information on your account statement to show where the cards have been used, just like your personal account
  • Access up to $2,500 or your account balance, whichever is less, in one day
  • Accepted worldwide anywhere VISA ® cards are welcome

SecurLOCK Communicate - Fraud Alert Management System for Credit Cards

SecurLock Communicate is a security service providing two-way SMS text capabilities for quicker fraud identification and prevention for German American credit card holders. It also includes interactive voice and email fraud notifications if no response is received by text or phone calls. This new service will help deliver fraud alerts to our cardholders much more quickly and allow you to respond to fraud alerts in a more efficient manner.We will only ask you to verify if the transaction(s) are valid. We will not ask for account or personal information.

Please be sure that you have the most current telephone number, cell phone number, and email address on file with us to avoid any delays in notification from the fraud management system. You may contact our Customer Care Team at (800)482-1314 or fill out the Contact Us form to ensure your contact information is current.

Click to see samples of the helpful messages you may receive from the SecurLOCK Communicate service:

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Frequently Asked Questions

Platinum Business Credit Card

Earn ScoreCard Points!

Our VISA® Platinum Business Credit Card makes it convenient and easy to track business purchases and travel and entertainment expenses. Multiple cards are available, each with a different account number, credit limit, and detailed individual statement, allowing your business to accurately track usage. You can choose between individualized or centralized billing. Enjoy the convenience of checking your credit card activity and even making payments using Business Online Banking. And, annual statements are available to help ease expense tracking for tax reporting.

Turn your business expenses into business rewards with the following great benefits:

  • Excellent Rate
    With a VISA ® Platinum Business credit card, you’ll receive a great low rate.*
  • ScoreCard Points
    Reward your business with ScoreCard Points! The points you earn can be exchanged for awards from a wide assortment of merchandise and travel items. With one point earned for every net dollar spent in business purchases, ScoreCard points make it easy to turn your business expenses into business rewards.

*Subject to credit approval. Rate subject to change.

Platinum Purchasing Elite Credit Card

Earn Cash Back!

Our VISA® Platinum Purchasing Elite Credit Card is a cost-effective tool to pay for your business purchases, including travel and entertainment expenses. For ultimate convenience to accurately track usage, you can choose multiple cards with different account numbers and credit limits. Plus, you can also choose individualized or centralized billing.

  • Credit Card Spend Controls
    Pre-established cardholder limits help control expenses
    Centralized expenditure data makes it easy to obtain information
    Corporate expenses are kept off your employees’ personal cards

  • Reward Your Business with Cash Back
    Every time your German American VISA® Platinum Purchasing Elite Credit Card is used, you may earn cash back.
    Cash Rebate - Enjoy cash back based on your annual spending. Rebate paid annually by check if spending is $250,000 or greater for the year.*

    • Online Account Management with eZBusiness
      eZBusiness - Gain insight into and control over your payment and expense reporting practices with the robust online card management portal.

      Major functionality includes:
      Account Setup and Maintenance
      Transaction Management
      Management Reporting
      Financial Extracts

    *Fees may apply. Subject to credit approval. Rate subject to change.

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