If you already have a Direct Express Card, then you don’t need to view this first video, skip to the second video. If you don’t and are still receiving federal benefits via snail mail through the United States Postal Service, then watch this video. They is a new directive that requires you to either sign up for direct deposit or the Direct Express card to get your benefits. You have to do this by March 1, 2013:
Those of you who already have the Direct Express Debit MasterCard should watch this video, which provides useful tips on your card.