When your employer sends your pay directly to your checking or savings account rather than issuing you a paper check, you're participating in Direct Deposit. These deposits arrive and are made available to you more quickly than paper checks, and can be automatically divided among different accounts based on your direction. You don't even have to go to your bank.
The benefits of Direct Deposit are many and varied, but for starters, they include the following:
Direct Deposit is simple.
Direct Deposit is smart.
Sign up for direct deposit today.
Sign up for direct deposit today and if direct deposit is not offered by your employer ask them to start. Almost three-quarters of working Americans use Direct Deposit for their pay and ninety-seven percent of Direct Deposit users are very satisfied with it.