how to load

There are many convenient ways to load your ion Visa Prepaid Card and several of them for no charge!

Direct deposit from your employer or benefits provider (no fee)
At participating ion Visa Prepaid Card retailers (no fee)
Through Purchasing a Green Dot® MoneyPak® (fee varies by retailer)
Loading cash at a Visa ReadyLink location (fee varies by retailer)
Direct Deposit Card Retailers Green Dot Visa ReadyLink

Direct Deposit Form

Fill out the form, download or use the form that comes with your card. Once complete, give to your employer or benefits provider.

Frequently asked questions about loading funds

How often can I load funds onto my ion Visa Prepaid Card through a load network or direct deposit?

The maximum number of times you may load your Card per day at a participating ion Visa Prepaid Card retailer is five (5). The maximum number of times you may load your Card per day through Green Dot MoneyPak or Visa ReadyLink is four (4), with a maximum of ten (10) loads per month. There is no limit to the number of times you may load your Card via direct deposit per day.

When is the money I load onto my ion Visa Prepaid Card available for use?

You will have access to funds loaded via cash immediately. Funds availability for direct deposit loads are subject to timing of payer’s funding but will always be made available the morning of the effective date of the deposit.

Please see your Cardholder Agreement for complete details on reloading your ion Visa Prepaid Card.