Direct Deposit

Go Direct and Get Paid a Day Early

Experience the convenience of your funds being deposited without waiting in line! Direct deposit is a fast and secure way to get your paycheck in your account and ready to use. Paychecks, Social Security, or retirement checks are all welcomed.

 

How to Set Up Direct Deposit:

  • Open a Loyalty Checking account to get the most benefits out of setting up your direct deposit
    • No appointment is necessary to open your account, simply visit any FICU branch during business hours.
  • If your employer provides a Direct Deposit form or website, you will need to following information to give to your Human Resources or Payroll Department.
    • Financial Institution Name: First Imperial Credit Union
    • Routing Number: 322276305
    • Account Type: Checking or Savings
    • Account Number: You may obtain this information by one of the four options below:
      • Referring to the bottom of your FICU checks 
      • Viewing Account Details via Online Banking or the FICU Mobile App

      • Visiting any FICU branch during business hours, or
      • Calling us at 760-352-1540, option 0
  • If your employer does not provide a form, download and complete the Direct Deposit Authorization form and submit to your Human Resources or Payroll Department.
    • You may also want to attach a voided check or an account summary to the form so your employer can verify your account information.
  • Once your have submitted your Direct Deposit request to your employer, it may take 1-2 payroll cycles to receive direct deposit to your account. During this time, you may receive a paper check.

Savings Tip: Designate a portion of your check into a savings account, and before you know it, you've built up savings!

 

If you have questions on this process, you can stop by our branches, email memberservice@ficu.com, chat with us via Online Banking, or call us at 760-352-1540, Option 0 and one of our representatives will be glad to assist you.

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