You can get a prepaid card through AccountNow by going to the AccountNow website and choosing the Sign Up option, the AccountNow website shows. From there, follow the prompts for providing your personal information in order to obtain a card.
AccountNow needs to verify your identity, but there is no credit check when applying for a prepaid card. Pending the verification process, AccountNow offers 100 percent approval on qualifying for a prepaid Visa or MasterCard no matter your credit history, according to AccountNow. You must be 18 years or older in order to obtain an AccountNow card.
With an AccountNow prepaid card, you can sign up for direct deposit, have access to ATM machines, send money and pay bills, and have access to exclusive offers and discounts. There is no fee to receive a card, but there is a one-time activation fee of $4.95 that is applied to your first loading of money onto your card, as of July 2015. If you are signing up for an AccountNow gold Visa prepaid card, there is no account set up or activation fee. Once you load money onto your AccountNow Gold Visa Prepaid Card, your account will incur a monthly fee. There is no minimum balance needed for an AccountNow card, explains AccountNow.