How to Order a Cash App Card in 2022 (STEP-BY-STEP)

The Cash App Card is connected to Cash App, a peer-to-peer (P2P) money transferring app.

The card is free, customizable, and extremely simple for anyone over the age of 18 to apply for. Though, minors can still receive a Cash Card (more on that later).

If you want to learn more about how to order a Cash App Card that works the same as a Visa debit card, keep reading.

The Requirements for Getting a Cash Card

Cash App needs personal information to validate an account.
If the Cash App team is unable to validate your account using this information, they may require more information.

To receive a Cash Card:

  • You must verify your Cash App account by providing your full name, date of birth, the last four digits of your Social Security Number (SSN), and your mailing address.
  • To apply for a Cash Card, you must be at least 18 years old.

NOTE: If the Cash App team is unable to validate your account using this information, they may require more information.

The entire process may take up to ten business days.

How Do I Get a Cash App Card?

Cash App Cards are free, personalized debit cards that are linked to a Cash App balance.

They are accepted anywhere Visa is accepted and can be used for both online and in-store purchases.

The Cash Card is not linked to your bank account or debit card.

If you ever decide to cash out your Cash App account, your Cash App balance will be transferred to your debit card or bank account that is connected to the app.

To order a Cash Card, please follow the instructions below:

  • Select the Cash Card tab on the Cash App’s homepage.
  • Click Get Cash Card.
  • Select Continue.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions.

Within ten business days, your Cash Card should arrive.

As soon as you receive your Cash Card, you may use it online, in-store, or by adding it to Apple Pay or Google Pay.

Watch this short video on how to order a Cash Card through the Cash App:

Can I Order a Cash App Card Online?

Yes. Actually, this is the only way you can apply for a Cash App Card.

Is Ordering a Cash App Card Free?

Absolutely. If you are eligible for a Cash Card, then all you have to do is apply online and wait the ten business days for it to arrive in your mailbox.

Can I Order a Cash App Card for a Friend?

You cannot order a Cash App Card for another user and vice versa. The user must apply for their own Cash App card.

However, parents can apply for their adolescent son or daughter if they are between the ages of 13 and 17 years old.

How Do I Apply for a Cash App Card for My Kids Under 18?

Teens age 13-18 can use a Cash Card with a parent or guardian's permission.
In the United States, anybody between the ages of 13 and 18 can use the Cash App’s extended capabilities, including Cash Card.

In the United States, anybody between the ages of 13 and 17 can use Cash App’s extended capabilities, including a Cash Card, with their parent or guardian’s permission and approval.

After a parent or guardian approves the request, they become the legal owner of the 13- to 17-year-old’s account.

How to Request an Authorized Cash Card for Teens Under 18

With a parent or guardian’s approval, anyone between the ages of 13 and 17 who has signed up for Cash App can complete the Cash Card authorization request procedure to receive a Cash Card.

To request a Cash Card for teens between age 13 and 17, follow these steps:

  • From the Cash App home screen, select the Cash Card option.
  • Choose your card style and personalize it.
  • Type your name and birth date.
  • Insert your parent or guardian’s details and press the Send button.

When requesting a Cash App card, the user is prompted to provide further information about their identification.

If the Cash App team detects a user’s age between 13 and 17, they will ask for a parent or legal guardian’s name, phone number, email address, or Cashtag for permission.

Cash App will then contact the parent or guardian for authorization.

The parent or guardian must confirm it through their Cash App account.

Parents or guardians are the legal owners of their teen’s account, and they must already have a Cash App account and a Cash Card.

The teen’s Cash Card will be sent within two weeks after the parents accept the request.

Read our related article on How to Get a Cash App Card if You Are Under 18 for a complete guide to Cash App’s rules for underage users.

How to Activate a Cash Card

Activate a Cash Card using a QR code.
The easiest way to activate your Cash App card is to use a QR code.

As soon as you receive your Cash Card, you can start using it once it is activated. There are two methods for activating your card.

Here’s how to activate Cash Card for Cash App:

  • Launch Cash App.
  • Select the Cash Card symbol.
  • Click the “Activate Cash Card” button.
  • When Cash App asks for permission to use your camera, click “OK.”
  • Scan the QR code on your Cash Card.

Don’t worry if your Cash Card does not have a QR code.

If that is the case, you’ll need to activate your Cash App Card using the CVV code by completing the following steps:

  • Launch Cash App.
  • Select the Cash Card symbol.
  • Click the “Activate Cash Card” button.
  • Choose “Use CVV Instead.”
  • Enter your Cash Card’s CVV code and expiration date.

Why Can’t I Order a Cash App Card?

You cannot order a Cash App card, if:

  • You have not verified your Cash App account.
  • Your verification of Cash App id was rejected.
  • You are under the age of 18 and do not have a parent or guardian’s approval.

What to Do If I Lose My Cash App Card?

Report a lost or stolen Cash Card immediately.
You should report immediately a stolen or lost Cash Card to Cash App support.

First, you should report immediately a stolen or lost Cash Card to Cash App support at 855-351-2274. Then you should apply for a new one.

Follow these procedures to order a new Cash Card if you lost your old one or believe it may have been stolen:

  • Open your Cash App.
  • Click on the Cash Card tab.
  • Tap Cash Card Support.
  • Choose Report your Cash Card.
  • Choose Card Stolen/Compromised or Card Missing.
  • Follow the instructions.

If I Order a New Cash App Card, Can I Still Use My Old One?

No, you can only use one Cash Card at a time.

If you order a new Cash Card to replace one that has been damaged, the card number will stay the same.

If the card is lost or stolen, a new card number is issued for security purposes, and the last card is banned from future usage.

How to Cancel Cash App Card Order

To cancel a Cash App Card order, you have to contact the Cash App customer support.

FAQs

Can You Order a Cash App Card Through the Mail?

No. You have to apply online via Cash App.

How Do I Use My Cash App Card?

The Cash Card is a Visa debit card that lets you use your Cash App card balance to buy things online or in-store.

You can add cash to your Cash Card from your linked bank account or debit/credit card.

In addition, you can add physical cash to your account at any participating retail store.

You may also use your Cash Card to withdraw cash from any ATM by entering your Cash App PIN.

Are There Any Cash Card Limits?

Yes, the Cash App Card has monetary restrictions on sending, spending, withdrawing, and receiving money.

The Cash Card transaction limit is $7,000 per transaction.

The following restrictions also apply:

  • 7,000 US dollars per day.
  • 15,000 US dollars per month.