Activate your Visa Prepaid card either online or by calling the activation phone number. Go to the card provider's website to activate your card online or to locate the phone number for activation. Once activated, you ca... More » Business & Finance Personal Banking

A user can activate a prepaid Visa card by going on the card provider's site or calling the toll-free number listed on the card, according to Visa. After activation, a card can be loaded by setting up a direct deposit or... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

To activate a Green Dot Personalized Card, a cardholder needs to go to the official website, click Activate a Card and provide personal information. Cardholders may also call in to activate their cards by phone, says Gre... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

Some brands of Visa gift card allow cardholders to check the current status of the card by simply entering the card number, expiration date and CVV via a website. If this option is not available, there is usually a toll-... More » Business & Finance Personal Banking

To activate a bank card once you have received it in the mail, call the toll-free number provided in the package accompanying the card, use the card with its PIN at a bank's ATM, or sign in to online banking. The options... More » Business & Finance Personal Banking

Prepaid gift cards work at gas stations if cardholders can input a ZIP code at the pump; some cards, like the OneVanilla card, allow cardholders to select a ZIP code for authorization purposes. Cardholders can also bring... More »

You can get a Green Dot prepaid Visa card at certain retailers including Rite Aid, 7-Eleven, Walgreens, Kroger and CVS Pharmacy. Alternatively, you can get the card on the official website, You need to acti... More » Business & Finance Personal Banking