Account Activate Brinks Card

Your Brink’s Prepaid Mastercard (r) can be used for signature purchases and you can redeem points for cashback on your Card Account.

You can get paid up to 2 days quicker

Register for Direct Deposit to receive your first paycheck or other government benefits up to 2 days sooner in your Card Account.

Earn points – redeem for cash

Register for Brink’s money Payback Points. You can use your card to make signature purchases and then you can redeem the points for cashback on your Card Account.

In a flash, load checks

With the mobile app, you can add check funds to your Brink’s Prepaid Mastercard.

Access your account from anywhere you are

To access your money or card account, you can use our mobile apps, Anytime alerts (tm), and Online account Center wherever you are.

Activate Brinks Card :

The Brink’s Money Prepaid Mastercard (r) allows you to focus on what is most important in your daily life. Here’s how it works.

Get a Card

Please enter your name, address, and email to order a card. Within 7-10 business days, you will receive your Card by mail. Residents of Vermont are not eligible to open a card account.

Activate your card

Once your Card is in the mail, activate it and verify your identity by providing your name, address and date of birth. You can activate your Card online by clicking the link below or calling our toll-free 1-877-788-9067

You can add money to your card account

These are the methods to add money to your card account after activating your card and verifying your identity.

  • To have your pay check or other government benefits transferred to your card account, enroll in direct deposit
  • Transfer money from and to another Brink’s Cardholder
  • Visit one of the more than 130,000 reload points in the Netspend Reload Network

Tax Refund

You can get a tax refund faster than a paper check by using E-File and Direct Deposit

Here are the steps to get your tax refund directly deposited to a Brink’s Money Prepaid Mastercard.

  1. You can order a Brink’s Money Prepaid MasterCard and it will be delivered in 7-10 business days. Log in to your Card Account and get your Routing Number, Account Number and proceed to step 3.
  2. Verify your identity and activate your Brink’s Prepaid Mastercard.
  3. Your Routing Number and your Account Number should be entered in the fields shown below. Also, indicate that you are filing taxes as a Checking account type. These numbers can be provided to a professional tax preparer.

How much does it cost

All the information you need right away.

These are the most frequent fees associated with your Card use. Please refer to the Cardholder Agreement for a complete list.

You’ll also be eligible for the Reduced Monthly plan if you direct deposit at least $500 in government benefits or payroll in a calendar year onto your Brink’s Money Prepaid card. The Reduced Monthly Plan includes:

  • Purchase transactions as low as $5 per month (compared with $9.95).
  • Our $10 Purchase Cushion could help you get covered if you are short.
  • You can open an optional Savings account to earn up to 5.00% APY