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Deposit Your Paycheck the Safe and Simple Way.

How to Get Started

Step 1

  • Complete the Direct Deposit Form. You can download the form here or use the Direct Deposit form you received in your new account kit. Your employer may require you to complete their own form.
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  • You will need to include your routing number and your checking account number. Both of these numbers can be found on the starter checks you received in your new account opening kit.

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Step 2

  • Deliver the completed form to your employer's payroll department. If your employer requires you to provide a voided check, be sure to write "void" boldly across the front of the check.
  • Ask your employer how long it usually takes for your direct deposit to take effect.

What to Expect


Debit Mastercard®
Receive debit card within 5-7 business days. Learn More

Your Santander® Checks
Receive checks within 10 business days. Learn More

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