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Personal Checking/Savings Account

If interested in enrolling in direct deposit using this option, you should select a financial institution (bank or credit union) that best fits your needs in terms of convenience, safety, service, interest on deposits, and cost of service. Most financial institutions offer either a free or economy type bank account to individuals who receive their pay by direct deposit.

How to Enroll

You can enroll in direct deposit on your own, using a personal account, through the Employee Self-Service (ESS) feature of the Kentucky Human Resource Information System (KHRIS). Simply click the KHRIS Login link, shown above  in the blue banner, on the right, to get started. (An online tutorial is available under Resources/Training and Development/KHRIS-ESS as well as a printable guide.)

If you need assistance enrolling in direct deposit with a personal account, please complete the Direct Deposit Enrollment Form and turn it in to your HR Administrator for processing.

NOTE: To enroll with this type of account, you must first have the account established as the routing and account number are needed to complete set-up.

Additional Resources

Chase Bank

Commonwealth Credit Union

Kentucky Employees Credit Union