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​Direct Deposit FAQs

Claimants who have had direct deposit payments within the last 12 months will not receive a debit card, unless the claimant or the department asked the PA Treasury to stop the direct deposit of UC benefits.

If you do not have direct deposit established, a debit card will be mailed to you if you have been determined financially eligible for benefits. This is to make sure you have a way to receive benefit payments if there are any issues with the direct deposit. The ReliaCard will arrive in a plain envelope from U. S. Bank, with a postmark from Indianapolis, IN. You should be careful not to discard this piece of mail.

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