The beneficiary (or rep payee) applies through the partner FI in the country where
he or she banks. The partner FI sends the information to the U.S. FI for direct input
the Master Beneficiary Record (MBR) through Automated Enrollment; or
the Federal Benefits Unit or Office of Earnings and International Operations (OEIO)
to key the information to the MBR.
NOTE: If domestic (i.e., non-boarder) field offices receive this information, forward to
The direct deposit information on the MBR looks as if the payments stay at the U.S.