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Starting Paycheck8

To Start Paycheck8:

  1. Log on to the Internet.
  2. Connect to the NFC home page at www.nfc.usda.gov.
  3. Select the HR/Payroll Client page from the My NFC drop-down menu.
  4. On the Application Launchpad, click Paycheck8. The Paycheck8 Login page is displayed.

    Paycheck8 Login Page

  5. Click eAuthentication to login if your Agency accesses Paycheck8 using eAuthentication.

    OR

    Complete the fields as follows:

    Field

    Instruction

    User Name

    Enter your Paycheck8 user name.

    Password

    Enter your Paycheck8 password.

  6. Click Log In. The Rules of Behavior page is displayed.

    Rules of Behavior Page

    Note: If this is the first time accessing Paycheck8, you will be prompted to create credentials.

  7. Click I Agree. The Paycheck8 main menu page is displayed.

To Create Credentials:

  1. Select Paycheck8 from the Application Launchpad. The Paycheck8 Login page is displayed.

    Paycheck8 Login Page

  2. Under Need to create credentials?, click Establish User Name and Password. The Create An Account page is displayed.

    Create an Account Page

  3. Complete the fields as follows:

    Field

    Instruction

    *First Name

    Required

    Enter your first name.

    *Last Name

    Required

    Enter your last name.

    *Date of Birth

    Required

    Select your date of birth from the month, day, and year drop-down lists.

    *Last 4 Digits of SSN

    Required

    Enter the last four digits of your Social Security number (SSN).

  4. Click Continue. If Paycheck8 is able to locate your employee record, you will need to complete the criteria listed to create your credentials. Your work email address is populated from your employee record.

    Note: If Paycheck8 is unable to locate your employee record, you will receive the system message An employee cannot be found.

    Create an Account Page - Continued

  5. Complete the fields as follows:

    Field

    Instruction

    *User Name

    Required

    Enter a Paycheck8 user name according to the User Name Requirements.

    *Password

    Required

    Enter a Paycheck8 password according to the Password Requirements.

    *Password Confirmation

    Required

    Enter the password again to confirm.

    *Security Question 1 - 5

    Required

    Select five security questions from the drop-down list.

    *Answer

    Required

    Answer the five selected security questions.

  6. Click Create Account. The Paycheck8 main menu page is displayed.

See Also

Getting Started in Paycheck8

Paycheck8 Alert Messages

Exiting Paycheck8

Retrieving/Resetting Forgotten Credentials

Paycheck8 Main Menu

Paycheck8 Navigating Features

Paycheck8 Drop-Down Lists