Go2bank Start – Activate Your GO2bank Card

Customers that signed up for a GO2bank account via the waitlist and have received their debit card by mail have 2 options to activate it, by phone or online.  Once your card has been activated you can begin using it to make purchases.

www.go2bank.com/start Activate Your Card

To activate your card by phone you will need to call 1-855-459-1351 OR 1-855-449-0703

Online Activation

Enter the following info:

  • 16 digit card number
  • 3 digit security code
  • Expiration month
  • Expiration year
  • Click the gray Continue button

The card go2bank.com/start activation process is also setting up your online account.  You will need to create your login credentials so you can access your account anytime from a device with an internet browser and internet connection.

GO2bank Mobile Account Highlights

  • Earn over 10x the national savings rate average – 1% APY on savings up to $5,000
  • Free in-network ATMs nationwide
  • Earn up to 7% instant cash back vai eGift Cards
  • FDIC-insured up to $250,000
  • Fraud alerts 
  • EMV-chipped card 
  • Lock and unlock card if misplaced
  • Overdraft protection up to $200
  • Receive pay up to 2 days earlier using direct deposit
  • Pay bills from app
  • Cash checks
  • GO2bank Secured Credit Card 

How to Open a GO2bank Account

Before deciding to open a GO2bank account users should be at least 18 years old.  The next step is to download the GO2bank mobile app from the App Store or Google Play.  You will need to enter the following info to verify your identity:

  • Verify and record your name
  • Address
  • Date of birth
  • Social security number
  • Phone number
  • Driver license

If you are approved you will receive a debit card within 7-10 days

When you receive the card activate it online at go2bank.com/start

GO2Bank Monthly Fee

$5 per month for a GO2bank account

Fee can be waived if you opt to have your paystub or government benefits direct deposited to the account

Deposit Cash to Your GO2bank Debit Card

There are thousands of participating locations across the country where cardholders can fund deposit cash onto their card:

  • 7-Eleven
  • ACE Cash Express
  • CVS Pharmacy
  • Dollar General
  • Family Dollar
  • Kroger
  • Rite Aid
  • Walgreen
  • Walmart

When depositing cash using these options the funds will be available on your card within 10 minutes or at the most up to 1 hour.

Cash Checks With the GO2bank App Using Ingo Money

Can submit checks for funding via Ingo Money via the GO2bank mobile app from $5 to $5,000 after activating card at go2bank.com/start.

  • Payroll and government checks with a pre-printed signature
  • Business checks
  • 2 party personal checks
  • Handwritten payroll checks
  • Insurance checks
  • Attorney checks
  • Cashier’s checks
  • Money orders
  • Rebate checks
  • Refund anticipation checks

Checks should be made out and endorsed by you and drawn on a bank account in the US

Pay Bills 

Make bill payments on the go 

No need to write checks, purchase stamps, or drop off payments in person

Set up recurring bill payments that pay automatically

Monitor your payments in one location

When bills are submitted electronically you will be able to see the Send On date, date funds deducted from your available balance, and the Deliver by date.



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