Deposit of Payroll and Government Checks
Direct deposit of
your paycheck is the fastest, safest and most convenient way to get your
wages into your checking or savings account. No more worrying about lost
checks, waiting in line to make deposits, or delays if you are on vacation
or out of town. Direct deposit puts your money to work faster too.
Direct deposit eliminates
mail delays and is safer. Almost all mail theft takes place after mail
is delivered and direct deposit erases this worry. Direct deposit can
be used for your payroll checks, Social Security payments and other government
Most employers make
signing up for direct deposit of your payroll check easy. Speak with your
payroll or human resources department. Usually with your financial institution
account number, you can sign up in just a few minutes. For Social Security
or other government payments, call the agency to get the form.
Saving time, putting
your money to work faster, eliminating the risk of theft, or eliminating
another "trip to the bank" will make your financial life easier.