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I can't get a bank account.
Will AccountNow give me a second chance?
"If it wasn't for AccountNow, I don't know what I would've done. They gave me an account when no one would!"
Elise - Los Banos, CA
"I had just got a new job and no bank would give me an account. Then I came across the AccountNow card and my employer was able to activate my direct deposit. I don't know what I would've done without it!"
Rafaela - Los Angeles, CA
"I love the convenience of online shopping, online account balance inquiry, and online bank statements. As a Minister I preach about second chances all the time. AccountNow is hands-down the best when it comes to getting a second chance at financial stability."
Pastor Iymarie - Huntsville, AL
"AccountNow offers a prepaid card to anyone who can't get an account elsewhere!...I went to AccountNow’s website and signed up! It was so easy!"
Kevin - Harrisville, UT
"I was unable to get a checking account and got the AccountNow prepaid card.  Now, new purchasing doors have opened to me..."
Leisa - Locust Grove, GA
Is it easy to put money on the card?
"...I love the fact that you can use MoneyGram to deposit money on your card and also direct deposit your paycheck onto the card."
Laurie - Azusa, CA
"I have my paycheck direct deposited onto the card every payday, there are no more trips to the bank, and I no longer spend money on expensive check cashing fees."
Sara - Franklin, TN
"Now my check is available on my prepaid card when I get up in the morning on pay day."
Maryclare - Wichita, KS
"When my job required direct deposit I needed a safe easy way to get my money…and AccountNow did that for me.  I love it."
Jessica - Lake Geneva, WI
"I found my AccountNow card so easy to use.  No hassle over charges, no late night phone calls, and the money is easy to deposit..."
Jennifer - Kingston, NH
Can AccountNow help me keep better
track of my money?
"...AccountNow sends me up to date account balances that let me know where I'm at, so when I'm on a job and need to purchase materials I know exactly how much I can spend. It's great!"
Jim - Yorba Linda, CA
"AccountNow makes banking easy for me. I get a balance statement daily and can pay my bills online. What else could you ask for?"
Vorriece - San Francisco, CA
"I really like the fact that AccountNow does not nickel and dime you to death."
Mary - Cortland, NY
"I rarely have had to call in with questions and the website made it easy for me to keep track of my finances."
Candace - Woodbridge, VA
Does AccountNow have good customer service?
"Every time I need to get an issue straightened out with your customer service staff, the staff has been very courteous, professional, and above all else, accessible."
Byron - Reseda, CA
"AccountNow has saved me a lot of time with online banking at a minimal cost and with cheery customer service that is technology savvy."
Verdale - Antioch, CA
"...their customer service agents are kind and quick to assist you with any problems with your account."
Richard - Cerritos, CA
Is this a good alternative to carrying cash?
"The AccountNow card has been a great help managing my school funds, paying for classes and books, and giving the convenience of a debit card on a daily basis. I feel safer having the AccountNow debit card instead of cash."
Chris - Kent, WA
"I have my social security disability deposited on the AccountNow card and I can use it anywhere debit MasterCard is accepted so I don't have to carry cash."
Ryan - Owasso, CA
"AccountNow is the greatest. They offer excellent customer service, lots of deposit options, plus the security of not having a bunch of cash in your pocket... AccountNow has given me my financial freedom back."
Sarah - Napa, CA
"Now I can once again shop online or pay my bills over the phone."
Christine - Spencer, IA


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AccountNow Gold Visa Prepaid Cards and AccountNow Prepaid Visa Cards are issued by The Bancorp Bank or MetaBank® pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. and can be used everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted. The AccountNow Prepaid MasterCard (Classic) is issued by MetaBank pursuant to license from MasterCard International Incorporated and may be used everywhere Debit MasterCard is accepted. MasterCard and the MasterCard Brand Mark are registered trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated. Funds are FDIC insured through the Issuer to at least $250,000. Please see the back of your card for its issuing bank. The Bancorp Bank and MetaBank, Members FDIC.

*IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT PROCEDURES FOR OPENING A NEW CARD ACCOUNT: To help the government fight the funding of terrorism and money laundering activities, federal law requires all financial institutions to obtain, verify, and record information that identifies each person who opens a Card Account. What this means for you: When you open a Card Account, we will ask for your name, address, date of birth, and other information that will allow us to identify you. We may also ask to see a copy of your driver’s license or other identifying documents.

**The Visa Zero Liability policy covers U.S. issued cards only and does not apply to ATM transactions, PIN transactions not processed by Visa, or other certain commercial card transactions. Cardholder must notify issuer promptly of any unauthorized use. Consult issuer for additional details or visit www.visa.com/security.

***Conditions and exceptions apply – see Cardholder Agreement.

§This offer is available to all AccountNow Gold Visa Prepaid Card customers. To qualify for the $15 direct deposit bonus, within 6 months after being approved to receive a card you must deposit at least $500 in qualifying deposits per month via recurring direct deposit in two or more consecutive months. Bonus must be redeemed by phone at 877-553-3767 within 30 days of meeting qualifications. Please see help for eligibility and redemption requirements.

There is no additional charge for this feature. Fees apply to the prepaid card. See your Cardholder Agreement for fees, terms and conditions.

Applies to customers with recurring direct deposits, and will be effective after the first direct deposit is received. Faster access to funds is based on comparison of traditional banking policies versus eligible electronic direct deposit. Direct deposit and early deposit capability is subject to payer's support of the feature and timing of payer's funding.

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