Question :
Can my employer require me to have a direct deposit of my wages?
Answer :
Your employer may require direct deposit of your wages if:
- You were hired after July 1, 2005
- You are allowed to choose the bank or credit union
- The costs of opening and keeping the account do not drop your pay below minimum wage
- There is no charge to your account for the direct deposit; and
- You are not covered by a union contract that prohibits mandatory direct deposit.

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