There are actually ways to transfer money from prepaid card to bank account.
First, you just need to link your prepaid card from any participating bank account; however, fees are determined by the transferor’s bank.
Another way is through Visa gift card balances, where transactions may take up 3-5 business days.
Can I deposit a prepaid debit card into my checking account?
With a debit card, cardholders can deposit cash at their bank or in their bank’s ATM. But in most cases with prepaid cards, consumers will need to either set up direct deposit, transfer money from an existing bank account or use PayPal. If cardholders want to deposit cash, they will often pay a fee for that service.
Can I deposit a Visa gift card to my checking account?
Transferring the Gift Card Balance. Charge the gift card balance on Square. The gift card will be authorized, the card’s balance will fall to zero, and the funds will be deposited by Square into your bank account within one business day.
How do you deposit a prepaid card?
You may be able to:
- Arrange for a paycheck or other regular payment to be directly deposited onto the card.
- Transfer money from a checking account or another prepaid card.
- Buy a “reload pack” to add a certain amount to your card.
- Add funds at certain retail locations or at the financial institution that provides the card.
Can I send money to a prepaid card?
A simple and free way to load cash onto a prepaid debit card is to use a bank transfer. One of the easiest ways to load money on a prepaid debit card is through an online transfer from a bank account. Bank transfers are free with virtually all prepaid cards, and the transfer can be completed online.