Merill Lynch is the wealth management sector of Bank of America and one of the largest financial institutions in the entire world. If you are a customer, you can sign up on their website to gain access to their benefits information center. Below is a guide on how to create a User ID for the Merrill Lynch Benefits Information Center.

Required to create a User ID for the Merrill Lynch Benefits Information Center:

  • A Computer or Laptop or Mobile Phone or tablet with access to the internet
  • You need to have an account with Merrill Lynch as well as the nine digit account number associated with it.

Steps to register to create a User ID for the Merrill Lynch Benefits Information Center:

  1. Copy and paste the following URL into your browser or if your system allows, click the link we have provided here: www.benefits.ml.com
  2. On the left hand of the page, you will see two boxes, one for User ID and one for password. Below that, you will see a link that reads “Create User ID.”
  3. The following page, titled “Security Verification”, will prompt you to enter your Social Security or Account number in (no dashes or spaces). Do so and then click continue.
  4. Next you will be required to answer security information questions. Once you have done so, click on continue.
  5. You will then be prompted to create a User ID and a password to go along with it. To enhance security, you will also be required to select a hint question and its answer. When this is completed, click “Submit.”
  6. Once the process is complete, you will be presented with a confirmation screen ensuring as much.
  7. Now that you are registered, you can return to the initial screen and enter in your User ID and your password to access your Benefits Online account.