Early Pay

With Early Pay1, Regions customers can get access to qualifying payroll funds from participating employers or federal and state government payments up to two days early.


No need to enroll and there's no additional cost—it’s automatic when you have qualifying direct deposits to your  Regions account or prepaid Regions Now Card®.


Not set up with direct deposit yet? Just log in and use the direct deposit form under the customer service tab. For direct deposits to the Now Card, learn more and download the direct deposit form.

Get paid faster than ever with Early Pay

Get payroll funds up to two days earlier

Current direct deposit customers don't need to take any action. Early Pay is automatically  added to your account at no additional cost.

Receive federal or state disbursements & benefits sooner

Early Pay also applies to federal disbursements (like unemployment and Social Security) and state unemployment benefits.

Stay informed with alerts

Subscribe to alerts* through Online and Mobile Banking and get notified when funds have been made available.

Enjoy Early Pay on your Regions accounts and the prepaid Now Card

Many banks offer early direct deposit only on a specific checking account—but Regions customers can enjoy Early Pay on all checking, savings and money market accounts, as well as the prepaid Now Card.

Watch our short video to learn more.

We’re working to give you better access to and control over your money.

Early Pay is just one of the many ways we’re working to make your banking experience better – and to help the financial “ifs” in life become less iffy. From reducing the impact of overdraft and returned items fees to Online and Mobile Banking enhancements that give you a more accurate view of your balances, Regions is here to help you along every step of your journey.

Early Pay direct deposit details

Regions Early Pay is a courtesy service provided in the sole discretion of Regions Bank according to criteria established from time to time by Regions Bank. Regions Bank does not guarantee the early availability of any direct deposit or Now Card load. Terms and limitations apply. See Regions Bank deposit agreement and Regions Now Visa® Prepaid Card Terms and Conditions for details.

* We can provide these alerts only if you have provided your compatible mobile phone number and/or email address to us; we can provide alerts by text only if you have not opted out of communication via these methods. We provide alerts as a courtesy, and have no liability for any failure or delay to provide an alert to you. We may modify or discontinue these alerts at any time and without notice to you.