Where Can I Load My Cash App Card?

Updated on April 15, 2024

Cash App is a very convenient way to send and receive money. Linking a Cash App card makes it even more convenient – even closing your Cash App account is easy. Getting a Cash card is free, and once you have one, the next question you may ask yourself is ‘Where can I load my Cash App card?” Read on to learn more.

At a Glance

  • Alternatively, you can load money onto your card at participating stores such as Walgreens, Walmart, Dollar General, Rite Aid, 7-Eleven, or CVS, but may be charged a $4 fee.
  • Finally, you can load your Cash App card by having another user transfer you money.
  • The Cash App card works like a debit card and can be used to make purchases online, in stores, and withdraw cash from ATMs.
  • Activation is simple, and the card offers customization options.

Quick Overview: Where You Can Load Your Cash App Card

You can load your Cash App card in the following ways:

  1. Transfer money from your bank to the linked Cash App account (free).
    1. Tap the Profile icon on your Cash App home screen.
    2. Select Linked Banks.
    3. Tap Link Bank.
    4. Follow the prompts.
  2. Load money onto your card at Walgreens, Walmart, Dollar General, Rite Aid, 7-Eleven, or CVS (may be charged a $4 fee).
    1. Ask the cashier to do a Cash App deposit.
    2. Tell them the phone number you use to log into your Cash App.
    3. Pay the money you want to load.
  3. Ask Cash App users you know to send money to your Cash App balance, which you can then transfer to your Cash App Card.

3 Ways to Load a Cash App Card

You can also choose to enter the 3-digit CVV number and expiration date instead of scanning the QR code.

There are three ways to load money on your Cash App card:

  1. Transfer money from your bank to the linked Cash App account
  2. Load money onto your card at a participating store
  3. Receive money to your account from another user

How to Load a Cash App Card With a Bank Account

To transfer money from your bank account to your Cash App account, you need to link the two first.

Follow the steps below to link your bank account to your Cash App account:

  1. Tap the Profile Icon on your Cash App home screen
  2. Select Linked Banks
  3. Tap Link Bank
  4. Follow the prompts.

Once you’ve added a bank account, you will be able to transfer money from that account to your Cash App account. Any money in your Cash App account is available to spend with your Cash App card.

How to Load a Cash App Card at a Retail Store

Another answer to “where can I load my Cash App card?” is at selected stores. The process for loading money onto your Cash App card is the same in all participating stores.

Follow the steps below at a supported retail location to deposit money into your Cash App card:

  1. Ask the cashier to do a Cash App deposit
  2. Tell them the phone number you use to log into your Cash App
  3. Pay the money you want to load.

There may be a $4 fee for loading cash at a retail store. Once the transaction is complete, the money should be available in your Cash App account in less than 10 minutes.

Receive Funds from Other Cash App Users

Reach out to friends or family members who use Cash App and ask them to send money directly to your Cash App account. Once the funds are received in your Cash App balance, you can then transfer them to your Cash App Card.

6 Places to Load a Cash App Card

There are six physical locations where you can easily load a Cash App card:

  1. Walgreens
  2. Walmart
  3. Dollar General
  4. Rite Aid
  5. 7-Eleven
  6. CVS

Read on to learn the specifics of loading your Cash App card at each of these locations.

1. How to Load a Cash App Card at Walgreens

You can deposit money to your Cash App at Walgreens. Just give the cashier your Cash App number and the money you want to load. Keep in mind the store may charge a fee for this service. Once the money is in your Cash App you will be able to spend it with your Cash App card.

2. How to Load a Cash App Card at Walmart

To deposit money to your Cash App at Walmart, give the cashier your Cash App number and the money you want to load. The store may also charge a fee for this service. Check with the cashier what their service charge is. Once the money is in your Cash App you will be able to spend it with your Cash App card.

3. How to Load a Cash App Card at Dollar General

If you are at a Dollar General, you can also deposit money to your Cash App. As with other stores, simply give the cashier your Cash App number and the money you want to load. Remember, the store may charge a fee for this service. You can ask the cashier for the exact service charge. Once the money is in your Cash App you will be able to spend it with your Cash App card.

4. How to Load a Cash App Card at Rite Aid

To deposit money to your Cash App at Rite Aid, give the cashier your Cash App number and the money you want to load. Once the money is in your Cash App you will be able to spend it with your Cash App card. The deposited funds less the service charge should reflect in your Cash App card immediately.

5. How to Load a Cash App Card at 7-Eleven

To deposit money to your Cash App at 7-Eleven, you can give the cashier your Cash App number and the money you want to load. The store may also charge a fee for this service. Check with the cashier. You will be able to spend the money with your Cash App card once the money is in your Cash App.

6. How to Load a Cash App Card at CVS

To deposit money to your Cash App at CVS, give the cashier your Cash App number and the money you want to load. The store may also charge a fee for this service. Check with the cashier. Once the money is in your Cash App you will be able to spend it with your Cash App card.

What is a Cash App Card?

Just like a debit card from your bank, a Cash card is a physical card that is linked to your Cash App account. Payment processing for the card is provided by VISA and allows you to pay for goods and services online and in physical stores all over the U.S.

Any seller that accepts VISA cards will accept your Cash App card. You can also use your Cash App card to withdraw cash from any ATM.

How Does a Cash App Card Work?

The Cash App card is a free VISA card that you can use to buy goods and services online and in stores.

The Cash App card is available free of charge to anyone with a verified Cash App account. As soon as you verify your account, you will be able to order a card.

Cash App Card Features

You can customize your card in different ways to give it a unique look. You can specify the color and signature on the card, and choose emojis to be printed on it.

You can also use your Cash card as soon as you order it, even before you receive the physical card. You can use your Cash card details to make online purchases. Simply follow the steps below:

  1. Select the Cash Card tab on your Cash App home screen
  2. Tap the image of your Cash Card
  3. Select “Add to Google Pay” or “Add to Apple Pay”
  4. Follow the respective prompts after that.

You can also use the card details given in the Cash Card tab to make online payments.

The Cash App card offers cash withdrawals at any ATM for a $2 fee per withdrawal. The ATM operator may also charge a fee. However, if you use your Cash App account to receive $300 or more in direct deposits per month, Cash App will instantly reimburse you for some ATM operator fees. Cash App only reimburses up to $7 in fees per withdrawal and only for 3 withdrawals in 31 days.

You can avoid ATM fees by using your Cash App card to get cash back in a store that supports this service. You will not have to pay any additional fees, but keep in mind the cash back amount will count towards your withdrawal limits for security purposes.

Cash App Card Activation

After you order your Cash card, you should receive it within 10 business days. Once you receive it, activating your Cash App Card is very simple:

  1. Select the Cash Card tab on your Cash App home screen
  2. Select the image of your Cash Card
  3. Select Activate Cash Card
  4. Select OK when your Cash App asks for permission to use your camera
  5. Scan the QR code.

Loading a Cash App Card FAQ

Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) about loading a Cash App card and their answers.

1. How can I add money to my Cash App card?

You can add money to your Cash App card by setting up direct deposit with your employer, linking your bank account and transferring funds, receiving money from friends or family in your Cash App balance, or visiting participating retail locations.

2. Can I load my Cash App card with cash?

Yes, you can typically load your Cash App card with cash by visiting participating retail locations, such as Walmart or Walgreens, and using the “Add Cash” feature in the Cash App.

3. Is there a fee to add money to my Cash App card?

Cash App may charge a fee for certain types of transactions, such as adding funds using a credit card. However, adding money from your linked bank account or direct deposit is often free. Check the Cash App website or app for the most current fee information.

4. How long does it take for funds to be available on my Cash App card?

The availability of funds on your Cash App card can vary depending on the method you used to add money. Direct deposit and bank transfers may take a few business days to process, while adding cash at retail locations is typically immediate.

5. Can I load my Cash App card with a credit card?

Cash App may allow you to add funds using a credit card, but it may involve fees. Check the app for the most up-to-date information on credit card transactions.

6. Are there any limits to how much I can load onto my Cash App card?

Cash App may have daily or weekly limits on how much you can load onto your Cash App card. These limits can vary based on your account history and verification level. Check the app for your specific limits.

7. Can I use my Cash App card to withdraw cash from ATMs?

Yes, you can use your Cash App card to withdraw cash from ATMs. However, ATM withdrawals may be subject to fees imposed by both Cash App and the ATM owner.

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