Banking with Ally

Simple transfers. What's not to love?

Transfers – move money between accounts

It's fast, easy and safe for you to move money around using online or mobile banking.

  • Move funds between your Ally Bank accounts
  • Transfer funds between your Ally Bank and non-Ally Bank accounts
  • Schedule transfers up to a year in advance

Popmoney – pay other people online

Popmoney® is a simple way to pay other people, anytime. It's faster than paying by check and you can pay just about anyone.

  • Send money to your friends and family – it's as simple as sending a text or email
  • Use an email address or phone number – no need to share bank account info
  • Get Popmoney for free with online banking
 
 

Send money

You owe your friend for buying your lunch... Learn more

Receive money

Your aunt usually sends you a birthday card with money in it... Learn more

 

Send money

1. You get home from lunch and need to pay your friend back before you forget

Get started:

  • Log in at ally.com
  • From the Main Menu , select Pay People
  • On your first visit, we'll ask you to verify your mobile number
  • You're ready to pay your friend back
 

Send money

2. Enter your friend's info

Simply use their email address or mobile phone number to set up a payment.

or

Enter your friend's U.S. bank account information to send money directly to their account.

 

Send money

3. That's it – scratch that off your to-do list

Your friend will get a text or email to go to popmoney.com/ally and follow the easy steps to deposit the money online.

or

If you used their bank account info, the payment will be automatically deposited.

Learn more about receiving a Popmoney payment

 

Receive money

1. This year, your aunt sent your birthday money through Popmoney

If your aunt used your email address or mobile phone number, you get a message letting you know you have a payment waiting in Popmoney.

or

If your aunt used your Ally Bank account info, the payment will be automatically deposited – you don't need to do anything else.

 

Receive money

2. Time to deposit the money

If your aunt used your phone number or email address:

  • Log in at ally.com
  • From the Main Menu , select Pay People
  • Then, choose the Ally Bank account where the money will go
 

Receive money

3. That's it – don't spend it all in one place

As simple as that was, next time it will be even easier! Just have future Popmoney payments sent automatically to the same account.

Learn more about sending a Popmoney payment

Already have an Ally Bank account?

  • Set up your online banking username and password. Just call us 24/7 at 1-877-247-ALLY (2559)
  • Once you have your username and password, download our mobile banking app for your:

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Check out our savings, CDs and checking accounts.

Frequently asked questions

  • How long do online transfers take?

    Between Ally Bank accounts: Transfers between your Ally Bank accounts take place immediately.

    Between Ally Bank and non-Ally Bank accounts: Transfers from an Ally Bank account to a non-Ally Bank account usually take 3 business days.

    To see how long your transfer will take to show up in your bank account, view our ACH Transfers Tutorial.

  • How do I schedule or set up a recurring transfer?

    Once you log in to online banking:

    1. Go to the Main Menu  at the top right of the page.
    2. Select Transfer Funds.
    3. Choose the account you want to transfer money from and the account you want the money transferred to.
    4. Enter the amount you want to transfer.
    5. Select from the Frequency drop down list.
  • What is Popmoney® and how does it work?

    Popmoney allows you to receive money or securely send money to people who have a U.S. bank account.

    Receive money

    You’ll receive an email or text message telling you someone sent you money and the steps needed to have it deposited directly into your own bank account.

    Send money

    All you need to send money is the recipient’s email address, mobile phone number or bank account information (bank routing number, account number and account type). Your recipients will receive an email or text message letting them know they have been sent money and the steps they need to take to have it deposited directly into their own bank account.

  • How is Popmoney® different from other payments services like PayPal®?

    Unlike other payments services, Popmoney is offered by banks. No need for a separate account.

    Just log in to your online bank account to:

    • Send money securely from your Ally checking, savings or money market account
    • Receive money securely into your Ally checking, savings or money market account
    • Track all payment activity
  • Is Popmoney® secure?

    Yes, Popmoney is secure. We are serious about protecting your personal information.

    Be confident that all your transactions are protected by our Online Banking Guarantee.

  • How will I know if someone has sent me money using Popmoney®?

    You'll receive an email or text with instructions on how to collect the payment. If this is your first time receiving a payment using Popmoney, you'll need to register your email address or mobile phone number in online banking.

    Once you log in to online banking:

    1. Go to the Main Menu  at the top right of the page.
    2. Select Pay People.
    3. Select Preferences from the options on the left to register your email address or mobile phone number.
    4. Select Overview, where under the To Do List you can view payments you have received.
  • How do I view or make changes to a pending or scheduled transfer?

    Once you log in to online banking:

    1. Go to the Main Menu  at the top right of the page.
    2. Select Transfer Funds.
    3. Select Activity from the navigation on the left.
    4. Review, edit or cancel your scheduled transfers.

    Transfers between your Ally Bank accounts are immediate, so they can’t be canceled or changed.

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24/7 Customer Service

You can call us at 1-877-247-ALLY (2559), chat with us online or email us anytime you like.