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Send and receive money with Zelle®

Download the First Bank Mobile App:

Zelle® is a convenient way to send and receive money with friends, family and others you trust, even if they bank somewhere different than you.1 Use Zelle® to gift money, pay the sitter, or split the cost of a night out.

Why use Zelle®


Send your friends money right from the First Bank app, no matter where they bank.1


Money gets sent straight from your account to theirs and is available to spend in minutes.1


All you need is an email address or U.S. mobile number. No account numbers are shared.


There are no fees to use Zelle® in our mobile app.

Enroll with Zelle® now

Log into the First Bank & Trust Co of IL app.

Tap "+" at the bottom of the screen, then select the Zelle® icon.

Enroll your email address or U.S. mobile number.

You’re ready to start sending and receiving money with Zelle®. ​Next time you need to be paid back, ask for Zelle®!

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