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How do I Set Up Direct Deposit into my Stash Banking Account?

You can easily set up direct deposit into your Stash banking account from the app or the web. And with Stash’s Early Direct Deposit, you can get your paycheck in your account up to two days early! 

Click here to set up your direct deposit.

After you finish setting up your direct deposit, it can take 1-2 pay periods for the first deposit to hit your account. In some cases, this can take up to 60 days.

Note: If you’re having issues with your direct deposit, please contact your employer. 

Note: If you receive an error message when trying to set it up, try setting up your direct deposit another way.


What benefits do I get from setting up direct deposit?

When you set up direct deposit into your Stash banking account, you’ll get the following benefits:

  • Get your paycheck up to two days early with early direct deposit.1
  • Earn Stock-Back® rewards on every purchase2:
    • Stash Growth customers: 0.125% Stock-Back®; up to 2% back on select streaming services
    • Stash+ customers: 1% Stock-Back®, with up to 3% back on select streaming services
  • Automatically save part of your paycheck with easy access to goals and budgeting tools. 
  • No overdraft or hidden fees—ever3.


Having trouble setting up your direct deposit? Please give us a call at 800-205-5164 from 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. ET Monday-Friday, or email us at


Stash Banking services provided by Stride Bank, N.A., Member FDIC. The Stash Stock-Back® Debit Mastercard® is issued by Stride Bank pursuant to license from Mastercard International. Mastercard and the circles design are registered trademarks of Mastercard International Incorporated. Any earned stock rewards will be held in your Stash Invest account. Investment products and services provided by Stash Investments LLC and are Not FDIC Insured, Not Bank Guaranteed, and May Lose Value.

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