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Updated on February 16, 2011

Green Dot Online is a leading prepaid debit card provider and was founded in 1999. The company operates a very large retail cash reload and payment network. You can get one of these prepaid debit cards for yourself either online or at major retailers across the nation. You are guaranteed 100% approval and accepted, with no bank account required and no credit check needed. They facilitate and provide two different pre-paid debit cards. You can get a prepaid Visa or MasterCard. These cards are good at any retailer or vendor that accepts debit cards. You can use these cards to shop and buy merchandise online across the internet, in-store retailers and you can even get cash from ATM machines. See the company's website for ATM locations.

Prepaid credit and debit cards arose out of a need from millions of people across the country, may have some bad credit problems and need a way not to have to carry cash. There are several competing companies online and off-line that offer competition to this company. The pre-paid Visa or MC is funded by you, so you can use the card to pay bills as needed as long as there is cash value or monetary value funded to the card. You can always reload and add funds to the card. If you have poor or bad credit, even bankruptcy, does not matter. You can instantly get a GreenDot prepaid Visa or Mastercard. From their main website at, you can get access to your prepaid debit card account to manage your account balances.

Green Dot Reloadable Prepaid Card Products

The company offers several different products that you can get online or at in-store retailers. All of these cards have been prepaid with monies loaded onto them and they are reloadable.

• Visa Card
• Mastercard
• Student Card
• Online Shopping Card
• Express Bill Pay
• Visa Prepagada

Each of the card products will have specific fees attached so check with the company for specific information on the fees involved. There are also certain limitations and uses with the card and check for specifics with Green Dot online. You can activate your account and manage your personal information and monies at


A few of the competing companies in the realm of prepaid debit cards and related products include:


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      7 years ago

      just got the card and so far so good and i dont mind paying the monthly fee because with a bank account you have to have a certain amount in your account and will be charged a fee if you overdraft with this card you spend what you put on and hassle with bank. so sample to just put money the card

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      jwan golsby sr 

      7 years ago

      ad money to my card off checking account

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      7 years ago

      Green dot makes loading a card so difficult its not worth the effort.The automated telephone system is a joke.When working with people's money they should be more accessible to consumer needs.

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      7 years ago

      Absolutely love having GREENDOT.....have never had any problems. & I have spoken to a live person. Not just automated.

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      8 years ago

      could you tell me how i own 2.97 on my card whem ihad 20.00 on there and olny used 16.00 thet would have left me4.00if am right and i cant get on line to check my actt. adinovo

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      8 years ago

      I've this service in the past and to be honest, you're better off with a bank account. This takes a fee monthly from you which makes it hard to have money available when you're ready to pay a bill, make a purchase online or retail, or pay a monthly fee for a service that offers such a thing. I went to their web page

      now the company stops taking a monthly fee if you can make 30 purchases in a month and or have a balance of $1,000. Um no thank you at all. Once I got off the crappy service and opened my own bank account I couldn't have been anymore happier than I am at the moment.

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      Mirian M. Marion 

      8 years ago

      I tried to get someone on the phone to CANCEL this Green Dot Visa , but all I got was automated and there was not one to cancel it.I would have preferred to speak to a live person.PLEASE CANCEL THIS CARD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I did not activate it and plan to SHRED it today.Please send me confirmation that it has been cancelled.Thank you, Mirian M. Marion,2045 Wheaton Ave. Apt. 20, Millville, N.J.08332. Phone # 856-327-2610 E-mail


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