Quick Answer: Can I Use Prepaid Visa To Pay Credit Card?

Prepaid cards look like credit cards and spend like credit cards but there’s no credit behind them.

Because prepaid cards are associated with major card networks – Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover – they can be used anywhere debit cards can: to buy groceries, gas up your car, even pay bills online.

Can I use a prepaid Visa to pay a credit card bill?

The all-purpose Visa Prepaid card is a reloadable prepaid card that you can use to withdraw cash, pay bills, or make purchases at participating retailers and service providers, in-person or online. Prepaid cards vs. debit cards: A prepaid card is not linked to a checking account.

Can you use a gift card to pay a credit card bill?

Can prepaid gift cards be used to pay off credit card bill? Although there might be a better way to do this with lower fees, one thing you can try is to secure a Square account and card reader (for free), then use the gift card to pay yourself.

Can you pay for a hotel with a prepaid Visa card?

Yes, you can use prepaid credit card to book a hotel reservation. However, you will need an available balance above and beyond the room & tax charges. Some hotels will allow you to stay without the extra amount approval or a cash deposit by restricting your ability to sign charges to the room.

How do Visa prepaid cards work?

Prepaid debit cards work almost like a combination of a credit card and a checking account. They are issued by a bank holding company and branded by major credit card companies, such as Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. Money is loaded on to the prepaid card much like a gift card.