Add more funds to your card by:
Put your check on your Purpose Card.
Check-to-Card allows you to put your payroll or government check on a Purpose Card for one low fee* – you may also be able to get up to $200 of your check back in cash.†
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*Not available in TN or VA. The Check-to-Card service is an in-store reload service provided exclusively by authorized Purpose Card retailers to any consumer who presents a valid, unexpired prepaid debit card bearing the NetSpend Reload Network brand mark. All other in-store cash loads made with such cards at participating Purpose Card retailers are subject to a $2.00 per reload fee. The $4.98 Card Purchase Fee is waived for first-time users of the Check-to-Card service. NetSpend and MetaBank neither endorse nor sponsor the Check-to-Card or cash reload service offered by Purpose Card retailers. Terms of the service may change or be withdrawn. Ask a store representative for a Cardholder Agreement before purchasing a Purpose Card to review the details about the transaction fees, terms, and conditions associated with the use and reloading of the Card Account. NOTE: If any negative balances are incurred, the Cardholder’s obligation to repay those balances remains.
†Cash back feature not available in DE, IL, IN, MS, NV. Check-to-Card customers may withdraw up to 45% of the face value of the presented check, or $200, whichever is less. Daily and other withdrawal limits apply. Ask a store representative for details. In accordance with federal regulations, until it is activated and registered, a prepaid debit card is subject to an initial load limitation, may not be used for international transactions or account-to-account transfers, or be reloaded.
Have all or a portion of your payroll or government payment checks automatically loaded to your Purpose Card with free direct deposit. And get paid up to 2 days faster*.
Signing up for direct deposit is easy – simply login and follow the instructions to set up direct deposit on your account.
*Faster access to funds is based on comparison of traditional banking policies versus electronic direct deposit. Direct deposit and faster direct deposit capability is subject to payor’s support of the feature and timing of payor’s funding. Check with your payor to find out when the direct deposit of funds will start. While this feature is available for free, certain other transaction fees and costs, terms, and conditions are associated with the use of this Card. See Cardholder Agreement for more details.
You’re in control of your money with funds transfers.
Transfer money between your Purpose Card account and your other accounts (such as a bank account) with Me-to-Me Transfers*, or send money to a friend or family member’s Purpose Card account. Purpose Card funds transfers are compatible with more than 15,000 financial institutions, and you can control when you want the transfer to happen.
Login to your account to learn more about funds transfers.
*The Me-to-Me Transfer Service is an optional service that you may add to your Card Account through the online Account Center. Fees, terms and conditions apply, which you must agree to before using the Service. You may only use the Service to move funds for legitimate, lawful purposes. For more information, see the Service Terms and Conditions in the Online Account Center. Not available in all states.
To find an authorized Purpose Card retailer near you, enter your address or zip code below. Then simply come in to a location and get your card in minutes.
1Reload services, and some bill payment services and card-to-card transfers are subject to fees.