There are a number of ways to pay into your eccount. Whether you wish to pay in cash, receive bank transfers from friends and relatives, or have your wages, salary or any benefits paid in to your eccount, it couldn’t be simpler.

Paying in methods

  • Salary and Wages
  • Any Benefit Payments
  • Bank Transfers
  • Cash

salary and wagesSalary and Wages

You can have your wages or salary paid directly to your eccount safely 3-5 days from when your employer sends the funds. It is FREE to have your wages and any benefits paid in.

Simply hand your personal eccount details to your employer and ask them to pay your wages or salary to those details:

The eccount money sort code is: 62-31-31

Your employer may ask for the bank address, please advise: eccount money, PO BOX 3753, Chester. CH1 9UH.


benefits paymentsBenefits Payments

You can have your benefits payments paid directly into your eccount. Simply hand your personal eccount details to the relevant benefits agency and they will make your payments directly to your eccount. You will need to use the following details:

The eccount money sort code is: 62-31-31


bank transfersBank Transfers

You can receive bank transfers into your eccount using your personal eccount details. Credits usually credit your eccount within 3-5 days. It is FREE to receive bank transfers into your eccount.

The eccount money sort code is: 62-31-31

Please note: Whilst we accept credits made using the Faster Payments service, they will usually clear into your eccount on the following day.


cashPaying in Cash

Cash can be paid in to your eccount over the counter at any PayPoint location or Post Office branch. Simply take your eccount money prepaid VISA card along and hand it over to the cashier with your cash.

post office

Pay in cash at over 11,500 Post Office branches in the UK. No forms to fill in, simply take your card and your cash to any Post Office counter. Cash paid in at Post Office branches will be available in your eccount within 3 working days. There is no charge for using this service.

You can also print a barcode in order to pay in cash at the Post Office before you receive your VISA card.


pay point
Pay in cash at over 28,000 PayPoint locations nationwide. Cash paid in at PayPoint locations will be available instantly in your eccount. There is a charge for this service.


Your eccount number is unique to you and can be found at the bottom of your VISA card.