Economic Impact Payments

Resources to help with your Economic Impact Payment (or Stimulus Payment)


How do I receive my payment if I qualify?

According to the IRS, they will use the data already in their systems from the first round of Economic Impact Payments to send the new payments. Taxpayers with direct deposit information on file will receive the payment that way. For those without current direct deposit information on file, they will receive the payment as a check or debit card in the mail. We encourage you to visit the to check the status of your Economic Impact Payment.

When can I expect to receive my payment?

Funds from Economic Impact Payments made through an ACH direct deposit will be available for members to access on the effective date, as long as the account is open and there are no restrictions on the account. We encourage you to visit the to check the status of your Economic Impact Payment.

How do I know the payment arrived?

You can sign in to your CJFCU mobile banking app to check your transaction history.  You can check the status of your payment by visiting

We also encourage you to visit for the latest information about the payments, including answers to questions about eligibility, payment amounts, what to expect, when to expect it and more. We will also continue to monitor and update our resources.


In these uncertain times, having a credit union that supports you and your financial needs really matters.  Central Jersey FCU members have options on how to deposit a check.


If you need to visit our branch to deposit or cash your EIP check, please check our Drive-up hours.


Customers may deposit paper checks via our Co-Op ATM network. Use our Co-Op ATM Finder to locate an ATM that accepts deposits near you.