# Does Google Adsense Offer Direct Deposit?
Google adsense offers various payment options for publishers .
Electronic Funds Transfer (ETF) is offered in 16 countries whereby your payments are deposited directly into your bank account in your local currency . Check Google Adsense support to see which countries participate in this option . You will need to sign up for this option after your application is approved by signing into your account . You then click the edit link adjacent to the payment header . After you fill out the bank information , Google Adsense will make a small test deposit into your account . This is for security purposes to assure the account is really your own .
Watch your account for the test deposit to post , usually within just a few days . After you have received the deposit from Google , log back in to your account and in the Payment Details section , click Verify Account . You then will need to enter the amount of the test deposit . If you do not complete this step , your payments will be on hold . Once you enter the test deposit amount correctly , your bank will be approved and selected as your form of payment . . . . . . .