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Stay on top of your banking transactions

BMO Alerts let you know when important activity occurs on your accounts.1

Find out when:
  • Your account balance falls below your specified amount
  • A withdrawal greater than your specified amount is made
  • Deposits greater than your specified amount are made
  • Unusual activity on your BMO Debit Card is suspected
  • Your eStatement is ready to be viewed in BMO Online Banking

BMO Alerts may be sent directly to an email address or to a mobile device via text message.

Receiving BMO Alerts by email

To receive BMO Alerts by email, you must have a valid email address. To ensure delivery, please add to your safe list to keep alerts out of your Junk Mail.

Receiving BMO Alerts by text message

BMO Alerts can be delivered by text message (SMS) through major Canadian wireless providers.

Signing up for BMO Alerts is easy

Just sign in to Online Banking, select the My Profile & Preferences tab, then my Alerts link on the left hand column and follow the easy on-screen instructions.

Not an Online Banking customer? Register today.

1 BMO Alerts received as text messages on your mobile access device may incur a charge from your mobile access service provider. BMO Alerts may be delayed or prevented by a variety of factors. We do our best to provide alerts in a timely manner with accurate information. We do not guarantee the delivery or the accuracy of the contents of any alert. By using BMO Alerts, you also agree that we shall not be liable for any of the following: (i) any delays, failure to deliver, or misdirected delivery of any alert; (ii) for any errors in the content of an alert; or (iii) for any actions taken or not taken by you or any third party in reliance on an alert.

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