Commercial Enrollment Agreement

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.

Direct Deposit – Other

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.

Preauthorized Debits

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 for each stop-payment order for preauthorized transfers.

Government Direct Deposit Service

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.

Voice Response

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.

Limitations on Frequency and Amount:
• You are limited to the following number of inquiries, transfers or withdrawals: No more than 6 transfers per month on Savings and Money Market Accounts.

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 or other payee to make a one-time electronic payment from your account using information from your check to pay for purchases or pay bills. Electronic check conversion is a payment process in which a merchant or other payee (after obtaining your authorization) uses your check to gather routing, account, and check number information to initiate a one-time EFT. When information from your check is used to make an electronic fund transfer, funds may be withdrawn from your account as soon as the same day you make the payment. 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 four (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 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) 793-5900, or write us at AMERICAN STATE BANK & TRUST COMPANY, 1321 Main Street, P. O. Box 1346, Great Bend, KS 67530-1346. You should also call the number or write this address if you believe a transfer has been made using the information from your check without your permission.

Business Days. For purposes of these electronic funds transfer disclosures, our business days are Monday through Saturday. 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 an ATM 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) 793-5900 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.
• There may be other exceptions stated in our agreement with you.

In Case of Errors or Questions About Your Electronic Transfers. Telephone us at (620) 793-5900, write us at AMERICAN STATE BANK & TRUST COMPANY, 1321 Main Street, P. O. Box 1346, Great Bend, KS 67530-1346, or E-mail us at gbmainoperations@americanstatebankna.com 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.

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 of 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 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, then (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.

Liability for Failure to Stop Payment of Preauthorized Transfers. If you order us to stop one of these payments three (3) business days or more before the transfer is scheduled, and we do not do so, we will be liable for your losses or damages.

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.

For a copy of the full Regulation E Disclosure, refer to the account documentation received upon account opening, or contact us at (620) 793-5900.

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