Complex Password Requirements


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At Mechanics Bank, we take our responsibility as your trusted financial partner seriously.

As such, we adhere to the highest standards of online banking security in order to provide you with a safe and secure Online Banking experience.

Our recent Online Banking upgrade prompted User ID and Password changes as follows:

Criteria for User IDs:

  • Must be 6-20 characters in length
  • Cannot be all numbers (but can be all letters or all allowed characters)
  • Can contain letters, numbers and the following characters: @ $ * _ - = . ! ~
  • Cannot contain any whitespace (spaces are not allowed: including before, in the middle of, or after the username)
  • Cannot be the same as your password

Criteria for Passwords:

  • Must be at between 6-32 characters in length
  • Must contain characters from at least two of the following three categories (Letters, Numbers, or Any Symbols)
  • Cannot contain any whitespace (spaces cannot be used as part of your password)
  • Cannot include a portion of your username

For additional infomation regarding online security, please visit our Security Center.


For additional information regarding Online Banking and Bill Pay, please contact Online Banking Services at 877.265.6324.