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Direct Deposit
Direct Deposit is fast, convenient and secure:
  • No more waiting to receive and deposit your checks by mail. Deposits are automatically credited to your Charles Schwab Bank checking or savings accounts.
  • Obtain your account balances and activity 24 hours a day, seven days a week by phone at 1-888-403-9000 or at schwabbank.com. Also, deposits will show on your monthly bank statement.
  • If you already have Direct Deposit, many employers will allow you to split your deposit among multiple institutions.
Sign Up
To request Direct Deposit to your Charles Schwab Bank accounts, follow the guidelines below:
  1. Fill in the Direct Deposit Setup Information in the box below. (Feel free to print this page so you'll have the required information at hand when you call to set up your Direct Deposit.)

  2. Call the appropriate Federal Agency, Employer or Institution that pays you and ask for Direct Deposit service. While some payors can enroll you by phone, others may require you to complete and sign a form for their records.

    For your convenience, here are phone numbers for some common Federal Agencies:

    Social Security Administration: 1-800-772-1213
    Department of Veterans Affairs: 1-800-827-1000
    Railroad Retirement Board: 1-800-808-0772

  3. Provide your payor with the Direct Deposit Setup Information.
Your Direct Deposit will begin within 4-6 weeks (up to 8 weeks for Federal Agencies) from the date you sign up. The Agency, Employer or Institution generating the Direct Deposit will send a confirmation letter notifying you of the day your Direct Deposit will begin.
Charles Schwab Bank - Direct Deposit Setup Information
Please use this information in lieu of a voided check to establish Direct Deposit for our customer.
Name(s) on Bank Account
Customer 1:
Customer 2:
Account Number (all 12 digits):
Account Type (circle one): Checking/Savings
ABA/Routing & Transit Number: 121202211
Financial Institution: Charles Schwab Bank
5190 Neil Road, Suite 300
Reno, NV 89502
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