Load Your Paycheck to Your Card Account
Direct Deposit is a convenient way to add money to your Netspend Prepaid Card®. And you can get paid up to 2 days faster.
Card usage is subject to card activation and identity verification.
Direct Deposits can include:
- Work paychecks
- Tax refunds
- Social Security benefits
- SSI (Supplemental Security Income)
- Railroad Retirement Benefits (RRB)
- Defense Finance and Accounting Service Payments (DFAS)
- State unemployment benefits (varies by state)
- Government Disability Benefits-SSDI or Workers Compensation (varies by state)
- Veterans’ benefits
Plus, when you have $500 or more in payroll or government benefits direct deposited to your Card Account in a calendar month, you are eligible to upgrade to Netspend Premier®!
Set up in a couple of steps.
Just like you would with a traditional bank account, all you need is your Netspend Card Account number and routing number.
Faster tax refunds.
Tax refunds can be direct deposited to your Netspend Card Account when you e-File your annual return so you don’t have to wait on a paper check.
Direct Deposit government benefits, too.
You can even set up Direct Deposit on the Netspend Prepaid Card for many government benefits programs, including Social Security.
You decide whether all or part of each check is deposited, and with Anytime AlertsTM, you’ll be notified when funds clear.
Because your funds are loaded to your Card Account, you don’t have to risk your paper check being lost or stolen—not to mention avoiding check-cashing fees and long lines on payday.
Ready when you are.
Your money will be available in your account as soon as the Direct Deposit goes through. That can be up to 2 days faster than with a paper check.
Ready to change the way you pay?
Order a Card today, and you’ll receive it in the mail in 7-10 days.
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