How Do I Register and Activate My WalMart MoneyCard?

If you have a new Walmart MoneyCard, it has to be registered before you can start using it. Keep reading for somehelpful tips to assist you with activating your walmart money card.

Adam Goldkamp is the editor / author responsible for this content.
Nov 19, 2019

Your Walmart MoneyCard acts like a credit card whose limit you control. To use it, prepay the amount that you are willing to spend. It will be your limit. Walmart MoneyCard is a safe, convenient way to shop without exceeding your limits. You can use MoneyCard anywhere that Visa debit cards are accepted. It is a safe way to give minors aged 16 and 17 an allowance. If your Walmart MoneyCard is lost or stolen, your card can be canceled. You will then get a replacement.

If you have a new Walmart MoneyCard, it has to be registered before you can start using it. You can get the card on participating Walmart stores or their website. The Walmart store locator helps you identify participating stores close to you. You are not eligible for the card if you are below 18 years. Users of age 16 and 17 need to get permission from their parents. Walmart Money Cards are popular because it is very easy to get and use them even if you have bad credit. You only need to provide your details such as; date of birth, self-identification details, and social security number.

How to Activate Your Walmart MoneyCard

Once you buy your Walmart MoneyCard, you have to activate it. You can use it as a debit card. It is also helpful when you are traveling. You can reload the card whenever it goes low. Follow these steps to activate your Walmart MoneyCard;

1. Go to the activation page and open it

2. Enter your details including your security code, the last four digits of your social security number, card number, card PIN, and the expiration month and year

3. Reach out to Walmart and ask them to help you activate your Walmart MoneyCard.

How to Register Your Walmart MoneyCard

1. Log into your account

2. Tap on the option 'Register New Card'

3. Enter your card number

4. Enter the three-digit security code at the back of your card to finish the process

Seek Help from the Support Team

If you run into any trouble registering your Walmart MoneyCard, you may seek help from the customer service. Explain that you have had difficulties and specify the kind of help you would like to receive.

Reloading or Adding Money to Your Card

You can add money to your card in a few simple steps. You may reload your card by cashing a check or with cash. You may reload your card at any participating Walmart store. Do it by enrolling in direct deposit, depositing a check, or using an online bank transfer. You may also use your Walmart MoneyCard mobile app.

Certain Walmart MoneyCard cardholders may be able to use photo check with the Cash-Back Rewards product.

When you register your Walmart MoneyCard, you don't have to worry about your credit rating. Walmart MoneyCard is not a credit card. It is a reloadable prepaid card with no effect on your credit history.

If you need help registering or activating your Walmart MoneyCard, you may seek help from the customer support service. Before contacting them, visit the help desk. It has targeted tips and suggestions to cover various topics. Going through them, you are likely to find one that matches your preferences. Most customers find help on the help desk so they don't have to contact Walmart MoneyCard directly.

The best option to contact Walmart MoneyCard is on the phone. You get the chance to speak directly with an agent who may help you deal with the problem. Walmart MoneyCard does not offer support on their email or social media platforms.

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