The US Direct Express site does not provide you with the Direct Express Routing Number, but the Direct Express social security Direct Deposit is something we can help you with.
A new law was implemented on 31 March 2013 that required all recipients of federal benefits payment, such as Social Security and Veterans Affairs, to receive these Social Security benefit payments only through electronic transfer.
So if you are receiving SSI checks direct deposit, you will have to switch over to electronic payments.
There are 3 ways of doing that, one of which is the US Direct Express Card (where federal benefits payment will be deposited to your Direct Express Debit MasterCard account), and this is what we will be discussing here.
Click here for assistance on Social Security sign up with your US Direct Express Card.
This is how your Direct Express Card looks:
Instructions about Direct Express Card for Direct Deposits
The first step, to register your Direct Express Card for Social Security Direct Deposit, is to reach out to the Direct Express Customer Service @ 1-888-741-1115 and get your Express card activated.
Keep the following information handy while you are at it:
- 16-digit direct express card number
- Last four digits of your SSN.
- Date of birth.
During the process, you’ll have to choose a 4-digit PIN (Personal Identification Number).
Comerica Bank is the issuing Bank for your US Direct Express Card, and they will hand over all the necessary information related to your US Direct Express Card to the Social Security Administration (SSA).
The SSA will, then, be able to deposit your Social Security benefits in your account through Direct Deposit. Please kindly refer to the review guide of Direct Express card for more help.