About: A Green Dot customer can activate their card with a 16-digit temporary card number and the 3-digit security code from the back of the card. The process only take a few minutes to complete and MasterCard Card is issued by Green Dot Bank. There will be a total of 4 steps a user will have to complete. The first step requires the user to provide their name, address, email address and date of birth. The customer can elect to receive the daily balance of the card by email or by text. The Visa Card is issued by Green Dot Bank pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc.. The site will function best with Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP with Service Packs 1 and 2, Microsoft Vista, Microsoft Windows 7, or Mac OS 10.X or higher. mygreendot.com/register is powered by the Green Dot Corporation.
Green Dot: This popular public company issues prepaid MasterCard and Visa cards in the United States. Green Dot can be found on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker symbol GDOT. The company was founded in 1999 and are based out of Pasadena, California. Green Dots cards can be found at over 50,000 retail stores to include gas stations, pharmacies and grocery stores. The cards are similar to a credit or debit card but the balance is stored on the card. Once the balance has been used the user will have to reload the card in order to make any further purchases. Green Dot card will not improve a users credit score. Cards can be reloaded using MoneyPak. Green Dot cards are designed for a person with poor money management skills are have no need for a rewards credit card. Green Bot has a A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.
- Competition: Rushcard, MoneyPak, Bluebird
- Industry: reloadable prepaid cards
- Corporate: Green Dot Corporation, P.O. Box 1187, Monrovia, CA 91017
- Number: 866-795-7597