BB&T MyLink Payroll Card

Streamline your payroll process

Reduce payroll expenses and give employees convenient access to their pay.

A simple and secure solution for you and your employees

The BB&T MyLink® payroll card can help reduce your payroll expenses and provide your employees with a faster, easier and more secure way to access their pay. It works like a debit card, eliminates the costs associated with using checks and makes it simple for employees to track spending.


  • Immediate and 24/7 access to pay
  • Visa® signature and PIN point-of-sale acceptance, online and in stores
  • ATM withdrawals and cash back at many stores
  • Cash advances at any BB&T branch
  • Free balance inquiries at ATMs, over the phone and online
  • 24-hour telephone customer service in multiple languages
  • Free online account access via web browser and mobile app

Employer benefits

  • Increase direct deposit participation
  • Compatible with any payroll processing system
  • Reduce check printing, processing and distribution costs
  • Eliminate the cost and frustration associated with lost or stolen paychecks
  • Timely delivery of pay to employees
  • Simple enrollment process, including marketing and collateral materials
  • All cardholder risk is assumed by BB&T
  • Toll-free client support and training

Employee benefits

  • Immediate access to pay upon deposit
  • No check cashing fees
  • No risk of paper checks being lost or stolen
  • Funds are protected by FDIC and Visa Zero Liability
  • Valid anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted—in store, online, and ATMs
  • 24/7 access to funds
  • Free online and mobile banking with bill payment
  • Comes with U by BB&T to manage accounts, monitor credit score, set budgets, track spending and get account notifications

Ready to get started?

By email

Have a payroll representative contact you.

By phone

Got questions?

Call a specialist at 800-810-5625

For existing accounts, call 800-500-1274, option 1

Still exploring?

MyLink Card for Employers  (Video)

See how BB&T can help reduce your payroll expenses and allow your employees to easily access their pay.

MyLink Card for Employees  (Video)

See how BB&T can provide you with quick and secure access to your pay.

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