Why is my Green Dot card not activating?
Sydney Garth, Credit Cards Moderator
If you can’t activate your Green Dot card, you should contact customer service at (866) 795-7597.
Do you have to activate Green Dot card?
The card you purchased at a store is a temporary card and is not personalized with your name nor has your address associated with the account. … Activation requires online access, mobile number and identity verification (including SSN) to open an account and access all features.
How do I activate my Green Dot card without SSN?
You cannot register a temporary Green Dot card without providing your SSN. With a temporary card, you can only spend the funds available on it. It cannot be reloaded and has no PIN or ATM access. If you don’t provide your SSN, you won’t receive a personalized card.
Can you use a Green Dot card right away?
You can register and start using your temporary card right away. … If you buy your Green Dot card online, you will be given an account number that you can use to make purchases online or over the phone. You cannot use your account number only to make in-store purchases.
How long does it take for Green Dot card to activate?
Your card registration requires further review. This will take 2 business days and then your temporary card will be ready for use. You will receive your personalized card in 2 weeks.
How do I verify my Green Dot account?
To verify your identity with Green Dot, go here, enter your 16-digit card number, expiration date and the 3-digit security code on the back of your card and click “Start Verification”. Select “US” as the ID issuing country and select the ID type. Take a picture of the ID using your mobile phone or webcam.
How do I transfer money from my Green Dot card to my bank account?
How to transfer money from Green Dot Card to a bank account
- Log into your Green Dot card account online.
- Navigate to Add money or transfer money.
- Select transfer money.
- Add the bank details where you want to send the money.
- Follow the other instructions.
How much money can you deposit on a Green Dot card?
Load/Reload Limitations. The maximum daily cash reload limit is $3,000, but maximum in-store reload limits also apply, and you may not load cash to your Card at any time the funds balance on your Card exceeds $3,000. We reserve the right to accept or reject any request to reload your Card at our sole discretion.
Can I load money on a temporary Green Dot card?
Temporary Green Dot cards are only reloadable after successful identity verification. You can add money to your card with direct deposit of your pay and benefits, with cash at a Green Dot retailer or through bank transfers. In most cases, your money will be available on your card within 10 minutes.