Does Green Dot card need your Social Security number?
Subject to identity verification.
No, getting a Green Dot bank account and debit card does not impact your credit since we do not issue you a line of credit, require you to make monthly payments, or report your card activity to the major credit bureaus.
Do prepaid debit cards require social security number?
No social security number is required, so you don’t have to worry about any impact on your credit score, your past history with banks, or your residency status. Prepaid debit cards offer a lot of benefits to all types of people looking for a better way to pay than just cash.
How do I activate my GreenDot card?
Visit the Green Dot activation page to activate your temporary card online (see Resources). Type the 20-digit activation code into the first box, and then type the “Captcha code” into the second box. Click “Continue” to go through the activation steps.
How do I speak to a green dot representative?
If you need to contact a live person in Green Dot customer service you need to dial +1-(866) 795-7597. In a first menu press 5. After that, the automated phone system will ask you to enter your card number or SSN number. Once you enter it you will be connected to a live customer service representative.