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You must have a JavaScript-enabled browser to use this site.

Microsoft Internet Explorer

To turn on JavaScript in Internet Explorer, follow these steps:

  1. On the Tools menu, click Internet Options, and then click the Security tab.
  2. Click the Web content zone that you are using (for example, click Local Intranet),
    and then click Custom Level button.
  3. Locate Active scripting under Scripting settings. Click to select the Enable radio button.
  4. Click OK button on Security Settings and Internet Options windows to save your changes.

To download Internet Explorer 7, click here.


To turn on JavaScript in Firefox, follow these steps:

  1. On the Tools menu, click Options.., and then click the Content tab.
  2. Click to select the Enable JavaScript check box.
  3. Click OK button to save the setting.

To download Firefox 2, click here.


To turn on JavaScript in Safari, follow these steps:

  1. Open Safari
  2. On the Safari menu, click on Preferences.
  3. Click the Security icon.
  4. Click on Enable JavaScript next to the Web Content section if it is not checked
  5. Close the Preferences window
  6. Close and restart Safari.

Opera 9.xx series

To turn on JavaScript in Opera 9.xx series, follow these steps:

  1. Open Opera.
  2. On the Tools menu, click Preferences.
  3. Click Content in the Preferences list.
  4. Check the box next to Enable JavaScript.
  5. Click the JavaScript Options button to open the JavaScript Options box.
  6. Check the boxes that you want to allow.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Click OK.

Google Chrome(v0.4.154.23)

To turn on JavaScript in Google Chrome(v0.4.154.23), follow these steps:

  1. First close any open Chrome windows.
  2. Right click on a blank area of your Desktop.
  3. Select New.
  4. Create a new Shortcut with the following in the "Type the location of the item:" text box:
    • For Windows Vista:
      %userprofile%\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe -enable-javascript
    • For Windows XP:
      "%userprofile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\chrome.exe" -enable-javascript
      Note: You'll have to enclose the file path for Windows XP in quotes due to there being spaces in it.





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Direct Deposit

​​Get your pay or other recurring checks automatically deposited into your bank account. It’s an easy way to save you time and there is no charge to receive direct deposits into your personal M&T account.

Download Direct Deposit Form_



​​​​How to Enroll

Direct Deposit is a convenient service that allows for recurring deposits to be made electronically into an account of your choice. Deposits can include your wages, Social Security or other income.

To enroll in Direct Deposit for your pay, just make sure that your employer supports this method of payment. Also confirm whether you need to fill out a direct deposit form from your employer in addition to ours.

​​​Submit your forms to your employer’s HR or payroll department.

Fill out a Payroll Direct Deposit form and submit to your payroll department.

Download Direct Deposit Form (PDF) >

​​Do you receive Federal Benefits Payments?

Do you receive Social Security or Supplemental Income? If so, you can enroll in direct deposit for your Social Security, Supplemental Income or other federal benefits payments through the website below.

​Visit​ Go Direct >

​​​​Benefits of Direct Deposit

Quicker Access to Your Money

Reduce the time it takes to get your check by having it directly deposited into your bank account.

​​​Fewer Trips to the Bank

No need t​o take your checks to the bank for deposit.

​​​​More ​Opportunities to Save

Direct Deposit can help you create an automatic savings plan when you have a portion deposited into your savings account. You may also use M&T’s Easy Save​ to transfer money from your checking into your sav​​ings account automatically.​​

​​Need help finding your Routing/ABA Number or Account Number?

To set up a​ direct deposit, you’ll need to know your Routing/ABA Number and your Account Number. The following check image can help you determine which number is which. Just make sure that you refer to your own check or savings withdrawal ticket when you fill out the direct deposit form.

M&T Bank check with the routing number highlighted in the lower left corner.

If you don’t have checks with your account, you can find your Account and Routing/ABA Number in M&T Mobile Banking. Select your deposit account from the Account Summary screen then tap the “ACCT INFO” button in the upper right hand corner.  

 screenshot of checking account balance.