Start Your SWITCH to Amerant Bank


For new checking accounts, check your inbox for an email to get started* and for current accounts, speak with a banking specialist about ClickSWITCH at a nearby branch.


Create an account using your code at


Create your username and password and then accept the terms of use, and you are ready to do switches.


Click on your desired tab and follow the instructions to create and submit your switches. Enjoy the ease of moving over all your payments at once!

See all that you can SWITCH

Amerant makes it easy for you to transfer over bills including:

Direct deposit

Recurring utility bills

Gym membership

Car loan payments

Student loan payments

Mortgage payments

Amerant + ClickSWITCH Makes Switching Easier

It’s the easiest way to transfer over your direct deposit and more from your old bank account to your new one all at once!

ClickSWITCH allows you to instantly and automatically switch over your automatic payments, direct deposits, gym membership dues, and more! We’ve partnered with ClickSWITCH to make switching to Amerant Bank easy and convenient for all current and new checking account owners.

Prefer to get an account with ClickSWITCH in person? Visit one of our nearby branch locations.


ClickSWITCH is an automated account switching solution that allows you to securely set up transfers over your recurring direct deposits and automatic payments from your previous financial institution account over to Amerant Bank. This removes the hassle of contacting all your billing contacts and depositors to inform them of your new Amerant account. There’s two ways to set up a ClickSWITCH account: online or in one of our branches. Once you're enrolled, you just input your payment and direct deposit information to our secure ClickSWITCH system, submit the switch and we’ll do the rest. You can monitor the progress and switch status in the “Status” column on your Dashboard.

One way is to open a new checking account online at Once you open an account with us, you’ll receive an email from with information on how to set up your account. The other way is to go to a nearby branch, open your checking account and ask a banking specialist to enroll you into ClickSWITCH. If you already have an account with us, you can still request to enroll in ClickSWITCH at your nearest brand. Find a nearby branch

Yes. ClickSWITCH uses the latest in online encryption protection to gather and store your switch information.

An automatic payment is an ongoing payment that is triggered outside of your account, such as a monthly insurance bill, utility payment or automobile loan payment.

A direct deposit is any payment that you regularly receive from an organization, such as your job, directly into your account. These could include payroll direct deposits, government direct deposits (Social Security, Disability, etc.) and dividend direct deposits from investment accounts.

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