How Do I Add/Transfer Funds to My Bento Account?

Updated 1 month ago by Grace Tang

Bento Transfer
1. Navigate to the Funds tab > Click the Bento Transfer icon

2. Enter the amount you'd like to transfer > + Add Fund

Additional Information
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There is a maximum deposit limit of $10,000/day
- Processing takes 1-3 business days

Automatic Deposits via Bento Transfer
Scheduled Reload
1. From the Funds tab, click Scheduled Reload

2. Enter the desired deposit amount

3. Set your deposit frequency (daily, weekly, or monthly) > Save

Low-balance Reload
1. From the Funds tab, click Low-balance Reload

2. Enter the desired deposit amount

3. Set your threshold > Save

Additional Information
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To pause or turn off the Scheduled Reload or Low-Balance Reload, simply switch the On/Off toggle to turn Off and click Save.
- If your available balance is less than the low-balance threshold at the time the Low-Balance Reload is turned on, an additional transfer to bring your available balance above the set low-balance threshold will be prompted.
- If a transfer is already in process, the processing transfer amount will be taken into consideration when the low-balance reload is initiated.

Bank Transfer
1. From the Funds tab, click Bank Transfer

2. Make note of the banking information provided

3. Contact your bank to initiate an ACH transfer and provide the banking information

4. Once your bank processes your transfer, your funds will be made available in your Bento account within 1-2 business days

Additional Information
- Some banks offer next-day or same-day ACH functionality, check with your bank

Wire Transfer
1. From the Funds tab, click Wire Transfer

2.
Make note of the banking information provided

3. Contact your bank to initiate a wire transfer and provide the banking information

4. Once your bank processes your transfer, your funds will be made available the same business day*

Additional Information
- Your funds will be made available to you the same business day if it is received before 4:00 pm CST/CDT. If received after 4:00 pm CST/CDT, the funds will be made available the next business day.  

- Bento reserves the right to return or refuse to accept the entire wire transfer or any part of a wire transfer at any time, and will not be liable to the Customer for doing so. Refused wire transfers will be returned to the account they were initiated from.

Funds may be delayed in the event of a bank holiday

Funds will be posted to your account during business hours Monday to Friday (except Bank Holidays)

Bento does not charge any fees for transferring funds into your Bento account but your financial institution may. Please check with your financial institution for their transfer fee schedule. 

Transfers must be made in US Dollars from a U.S. Bank Account that is held in the exact same name of the business owner on the Bento account.

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