Direct Deposit

Get quicker access to your ongoing deposits

Our direct deposit service offers you the convenience of recurring automatic deposits into your accounts. Qualifying deposits may include salary, pension, Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, and other regular monthly income.


  • Same-day access to your deposit
  • No mail delays or lost checks
  • Online alerts let you know when your money has been deposited
  • Deposits can be distributed across multiple First Citizens accounts

What you need

You'll need your First Citizens account and routing number, in addition to your employer's address.

Federal payments

Federal payment direct deposits can be set up in several ways.

Account openings and credit are subject to bank approval.

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