AccountNow has been in business since 2004 and an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau since 2006. They offer a variety of prepaid cards which are a good option for folks with no bank account. The card can still be used to pay bills online, write checks, make purchases, withdraw funds from ATMs and set up direct deposit. Their two main cards are the AccountNow Gold Visa Prepaid Card for regular card users and the AccountNow Prepaid Visa Card “Classic” for occasional card users. NOTE: please visit the site directly to verify the details and obtain more information.

If you are a new or current customer that needs to activate your new AccountNow card, read below. We have provided a quick “how to” activation guide below to access the activation page to activate your AccountNow card online.

how to activate -AccountNow Card Online

what you need in advance:

  • internet access
  • have an official AccountNow Card
  • personal information

what to do:

  • visit:
  • type in and provide your AccountNow card number in the space provided
  • type in and provide your CVV number in the space provided
  • click on the “Submit” button
  • continue to move forward until you receive your AccountNow Card activation confirmation

NOTE: you can also call 1-866-224-0169 to activate your card