What is netspend And why did I get a card in the mail?
Netspend is a prepaid debit card that was introduced in 1999 as a payment solution for consumers who may not have traditional bank accounts or who prefer to use alternative financial services.
How does netspend verify your identity?
The application asks you to enter your name, birthdate, residential address and email address. Netspend may also ask for your government ID. This information is used to verify your identity.
How do I get my money back from netspend?
Call NetSpend customer service. Write a letter to the company….To request a NetSpend refund from the FTC:
- Dial +1 (888) 684-4858.
- Wait out the phone queue.
- Ask to speak to the FTC refund administrator when someone picks up.
- Explain your issues and request a refund.
How do I cancel my netspend account?
To do this, call us at 1-866-387-7363, or log in to the Online Account Center to close your account.
Why did I receive a netspend MetaBank card?
The simple answer is because it’s fast. The IRS says it’s sending out prepaid debit cards “to speed delivery of the payments to reach as many people as soon as possible.” These cards are sponsored by the Bureau of the Fiscal Service.
Why did I get a netspend card from MetaBank?
The cards, issued by the Treasury’s financial agent, MetaBank, were sent to 4 million Americans in an effort to speed up the process of getting out the payments. The delivery caught a lot of people by surprise, resulting in skepticism about the legitimacy of the payment.
Can I deposit someone else’s check into my Netspend account?
Once you send us a check for approval, you must not attempt to deposit or cash your check anywhere else.
Why is my Netspend account locked?
A Netspend account will become locked if you give the wrong PIN three times, if the card has expired, or the card has been reported as lost or stolen. The fastest way to get your Netspend account unlocked is to contact their customer service via phone (1-866-387-7363) or email ([email protected]).
Will NetSpend refund stolen money?
The refund is for all of the money you lost, and we want to be sure you get it back. If you think you should have gotten a notice from NetSpend and didn’t — or if you have problems getting your money back, please let the FTC know. Email us at [email protected].
Why is NetSpend so bad?
Netspend Card Cons Steep monthly fee for basic fee plan and no way to waive the fee completely. No free network for cash reloads or withdrawals. Inactivity fee if you stop using the card, among other fees that many prepaid cards don’t have.
How do I speak to someone at Netspend?
Log in to the online Account Center to use this service. Other inquiries can be sent to [email protected].
How do I cancel my skylight card?
If you wish to cancel your account, we recommend that you first remove the Skylight gem from your apps to prevent any further charges. Then, visit your account settings page, scroll to the bottom, and click “Cancel your account…”.