Direct Deposit automatically transfers your payroll and other checks into your 1st Advantage account, providing a secure alternative to handling paper checks. It's a free, convenient service that takes away all the hassle. Members who use Direct Deposit with any 1st Advantage account may receive their payroll up to two days early.* 

The most direct route for your checks

  • Deposit your payroll checks, pension checks or other government-issued benefits
  • Get faster access to your funds -- up to two days early!*
  • Eliminate the risk of checks getting delayed or stolen in the mail
  • Enroll by contacting your employer or government agency with 1st Advantage's routing number (251480563) and the account number where you'd like deposits to be made

*Subject to your payment provider's processing and timing.