How can you arrange to have your salary paid into BBVA?

These are the steps you need to follow to arrange to have your salary paid into BBVA.

What does having your paycheck paid directly into an account involve?

Essentially, having your paycheck or pension paid into your account means that the money automatically enters a bank account for which the account holder must be the same person as the payee. 

How do you set up direct payment of a paycheck or change an existing direct payment?

If your company or payer requires an official certificate from your bank, these are the steps to follow to set up direct payment of your paycheck at BBVA: 

  1. Log in to your Private Area at with your username and password.
  2. Find your account number in your Global Position: click on the "I want to" button. 
  3. Select "Other transactions" and then "Pay paycheck into account". 
  4. Complete the fields in the form to create a pdf version of the certificate.
  5. Download and submit the pdf to your Human Resources department.

If you prefer, you can also change the direct payment of your paycheck by sending your account number to your company's HR contact person, stating that you wish to have your paycheck paid into a different account. 

Finally, if you want to have your pension or unemployment benefits paid directly into your account, you must carry out the same process in addition to submitting your account number to the paying agency.

How long does it take to change the direct payment of a paycheck?

How long it takes depends on the time of the month that you request direct payment from your company or the agency responsible for paying your pension or unemployment benefit. Typically, direct payments will start the month following the date of the request. In other words, if you request direct payment in March, it will usually become effective in April.

And if already have direct billing my salary in another bank?

If already have your salary in another company and wish bring it to BBVA, put at your disposal our Removals service that sees to all the process of way comfortable, fast and with no cost type. Can access he from or from BBVA's app.