Set up the deposit
Download and print the Direct Deposit Authorization Form
Make sure your employer doesn’t have their own direct deposit forms they prefer to use; if so, use those instead.
Fill in your personal information and employer name
Fill in the myRA account number (found in your myRA welcome packet)
If you need help finding your account number, contact Customer Service.
Decide upon deposit amount and start date
To see how your deposits will add up, use the calculator:I can put away
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Sign and date the form
Hand the form to your employer, who will set up the deposits
Generally the deposits will begin a few weeks after your employer receives the paperwork. If your employer has additional direct deposit forms, make sure to fill those out as well.
To change how much you deposit into your myRA account every payday:
Print and fill out the form again; write in the new amount before giving it to your employer.
To cancel deposits into your myRA account:
Tell your employer; you may need to fill out another form with the deposit amount set to “$0”