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How do I sign up for direct deposit if I receive government benefits?

If you’d like to sign up for direct deposit to Stash banking and you receive government benefits, here’s what you’ll need:

  • Social Security number or claim number.
  • 12-digit federal benefit check number.
  • Amount of your most recent federal benefits check.
  • Your Stash account and routing number.

Once you’ve got all that together, contact the appropriate government agency to start the enrollment process: 

  • For Social Security benefits (retirement, disability or SSI) call (800) 333-1795 or click here.
  • For Veterans’ benefits call (877) 838-2778 or click here.
  • For Railroad Retirement Benefits (RRB) call (877) 772-5772 or click here.

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