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Initiate micro-deposits #

This section covers how to initiate micro-deposits for bank verification. Reference the funding source verification resource article for more information on the micro-deposit method of bank account verification.

HTTP request #

POST https://api.dwolla.com/funding-sources/{id}/micro-deposits

Request parameters #

ParameterRequiredTypeDescriptionidyesstringid of funding source to initiate micro-deposits to.

HTTP status and error codes #

HTTP StatusCodeDescription201CreatedMicro-deposits initiated, will take 1-2 days to settle to destination bank.404NotFoundFunding source not found

Request and response #

var fundingSourceUrl =


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