Your Green Dot debit card can be used as either a credit or debit transaction.
Due to the way merchants process transactions, purchases may not post to your card for a few days.
To make sure you have enough money for a purchase, merchants request approval for the purchase amount.
Is Green Dot a real bank?
The Green Dot Corporation is an American financial technology and bank holding company headquartered in Pasadena, California. Green Dot also transfers individuals’ direct deposit funds (such as Social Security payments) from the US government to personal bank accounts.
How long does it take for money to show up on green dot?
At most retailers, your money will be available on your card within 10 minutes. Some retailers may take up to one hour.
What bank is green dot associated with?
GoBank is a brand and trademark of Green Dot Bank, Member FDIC, which also operates under the brands Green Dot Bank and Bonneville Bank.
How does a green dot card work?
How Does a Green Dot Card Work? Green Dot cards are prepaid debit cards that you purchase. They can be used wherever Visa or MasterCard is accepted. The $9.95 will be deducted at the time you add funds to the card, along with any other applicable fees charged by the Sales Agent or place where you add funds to the card.