E-SIGN Consent Agreement.

Please read this E-SIGN Consent Agreement carefully and retain a copy for your records. This E-SIGN Consent Agreement applies to all “Communications” related to the any current or future account(s) you maintain with Washington Federal Bank for Savings and will be effective until expressly withdrawn by you.

The words "we," "us," and "our" refer to Washington Federal Bank for Savings and the words "you" and "your" mean you, the individual(s) or entity identified on the Account(s). "Communication" means any disclosures, notices, monthly billing or account statements, terms and conditions, tax statements, transaction history, privacy policies and all other information related to the opening and ongoing maintenance of the product, service or account, including but not limited to information that we are required by law to provide to you in writing. The specific documents and disclosures will be provided electronically following your acceptance of this E-SIGN Consent Agreement and confirmation of your ability to access the disclosures.

You understand that these documents will not be mailed to you, unless you specifically request it or we otherwise deem it appropriate to do so. We may charge you a reasonable service charge, of which we have provided you prior notice, for the delivery of paper copies of any communication provided to you electronically pursuant to this authorization. To request a paper copy of any disclosure, notice or other document, contact us at (773) 254-3422. Upon request, paper copies will be mailed to you.

When you change your e-mail address or other contact information, you must provide us with your new e-mail address or other contact information. You can update your information by calling us at (773) 254-3422.

You may withdraw your consent to receive Communications in electronic form by calling us at (773) 254-3422. At our option, we may treat your provision of an invalid e-mail address, or the subsequent malfunction of a previously valid e-mail address, as a withdrawal of your consent to receive electronic Communications. Any withdrawal of your consent to receive electronic Communications will be effective only after we have a reasonable period of time to process your withdrawal.

You acknowledge and agree that your consent to receive electronic Communications is being provided. You must also confirm that your computer or electronic device meets the specifications and requirements listed below, and permits you to access and retain the disclosures and notices electronically.

By agreeing to this Consent Agreement, you acknowledge that you have read and understand the above provisions, and request and authorize Washington Federal Bank for Savings to provide you with documents as indicated above in an electronic form.


Your system must have the following necessary hardware and software in order to receive and retrieve electronically: Documents are provided in PDF (Portable Document Format) files, which can be viewed or printed using your Web browser and ADOBE'S READER version 8.0 or higher software.

  • An e-mail account with an Internet service provider and e-mail software;
  • A personal computer (for PC’s: Pentium 120 Hhz or higher; for Macintosh, Power Mac 9500, Power PC 604 processor 120-MHz Base or higher), operating system and telecommunications connections to the Internet capable of receiving, accessing, displaying, and either printing or storing Communications received from us in electronic form via a plain text-formatted e-mail or by access to our web site using one of the browsers specified below.
  • Adobe Reader version 8.0 or higher. Windows versions of Adobe’s Reader may be downloaded free of charge from www.adobe.com.
  • Windows 2000 or later version running either Microsoft Internet Explorer version 7.0 or higher or Firefox version 3.0 or higher, or Macintosh OSX 10.2 or higher running Safari 3.0 web browser.
  • If you do not plan to save the PDF files you will need a printer to retain a hard copy of the disclosures provided.


E-mail transmissions cannot be guaranteed to be secure and information could be intercepted, lost, or contain viruses.