Quick Answer: How Do I Get A Visa Prepaid Card?

It’s easy to get a Visa Prepaid card.

You can visit our card finder page to find a Visa Prepaid card online from one of our providers.

Or you can pick up a Visa Prepaid card in person from one of the thousands of retail locations or bank branches that offer Visa Prepaid cards.

Can I buy a prepaid debit card with a credit card?

Is buying a prepaid debit card with a credit card like taking cash out? While you usually cannot transfer money directly from a credit card to a prepaid card, you can obtain cash from your credit card and use it to reload your prepaid cash card.7 Apr 2019

How do prepaid Visa 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.25 Oct 2018

How do I activate my prepaid Visa card?

To activate the card, you will need access to a phone or computer with an Internet connection.

  • Activate Online.
  • Open a Web browser and enter the activation URL into the address bar.
  • Click the “Activate Card” option.
  • Type the prepaid Visa card number into the corresponding input boxes.

What is the best Visa prepaid card?

7 Best Reloadable Credit Cards Online (2019)

  1. Pink Netspend® Visa® Prepaid: Best for Direct Deposit.
  2. Brink’s Prepaid Mastercard®: Best for Everday Use.
  3. NetSpend® Visa® Prepaid Card: Best for Flexibility.
  4. Chase Liquid® Prepaid Visa®
  5. BlueBird® by American Express®: Best for Budgeting.
  6. American Express® Serve®: Best for Onsite Shopping.

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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.

Can you buy a prepaid debit card online?

You can buy prepaid cards at retail locations (such as grocery stores and drug stores), online, over the phone, or from some banks and credit unions. If you buy the card online, you may then be issued a virtual card, or you may receive a physical card in the mail at a later time.1 Apr 2019

Where can you use a prepaid Visa card?

The all-purpose Visa Prepaid card is a prepaid card that you can use to withdraw cash, pay bills or make purchases anywhere Visa Debit cards are accepted, in-person or online.

Are prepaid Visa cards safe?

The reason: You can’t spend more money than is on your card. And because they’re cobranded with MasterCard or Visa, you can pay bills online or use them almost anywhere. Prepaid cards are exempt from federal consumer protection laws that apply to bank debit cards, according to a recent Consumer Reports study.8 Aug 2011

Can I withdraw cash from a prepaid Visa card?

Though the two cards are similar, only prepaid cards can be used to get cash from an ATM or to get “cash back” from a merchant. Gift cards cannot. Read the terms and conditions on the back of your card to know for sure.

Do you have to activate a prepaid Visa card?

The activation process is determined by the provider of your card, so you will need to follow the instructions provided with your card. Many Visa Gift cards are activated automatically upon purchase and may be used immediately. However, some Visa Gift cards must be activated by the recipient before they can be used.

How do I activate my card?

1. There are 3 ways to activate your debit card.

  • You can activate it online, or from your Wells Fargo Mobile® app.
  • Call 1-877-294-6933 from your home or mobile phone.
  • You can activate the card by using it with your Personal Identification Number (PIN) at any Wells Fargo ATM.

How do I activate my Visa card?

You can activate a Visa credit card by calling the number on the back of your card or through the issuer’s website.

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  1. By phone. Your credit card will often come with a sticker on it or an instruction sheet that lists the phone number of an activation line.
  2. Online.
  3. Through customer service.

7 Jan 2018