How To Activate a Emerald Card

How To Activate a Emerald Card

What is Emerald Card?

The Emerald Card is a reloadable prepaid debit card for direct deposit of your tax refund that can be used year round with easy access to your funds. The Emerald Card can be used anywhere Debit Mastercard is accepted.

How To Activate a Emerald Card

Visit Emerald Online, download the MyBlock mobile app 140Go to disclaimer for more details , call the Emerald Card Call Center at 1-866-353-1266 or see your Cardholder Agreement.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why is my Emerald card being declined?

There are a number of possible reasons why a purchase could be declined: You don’t have enough money left on your card. You haven’t activated or registered your card. The address you gave to make an online or phone purchase is different from the address you have on file with your prepaid card provider.

Can I use my Emerald card online?

When using the card for purchases in stores, slide the card and sign the receipt. The card does not have a chip for tap payments. For in-store and online purchases, there is no transaction fee.

Can I check my emerald card balance online?

Take control with your Emerald Card® login. Sign in to your H&R Block Emerald Prepaid Mastercard® account to check your balance, sign up for alerts 120Go to disclaimer for more details , view transactions, and more.

Does the Emerald card have an activation fee?

“Combining these new features with no activation, monthly account or purchase fees, our Emerald Card is a world-class checking account alternative,” said Susan Ehrlich, president of H&R Block Financial Services.

Is there an app for the Emerald card?

Where can I download the H&R Block Emerald Card Mobile Banking App®? You can download the Emerald Card Mobile Banking App either from the App Store℠ for iOS devices or from the Google Play™ Store for Android devices. (Wireless data rates may apply.)

How much can a emerald card hold?

The maximum amount of cash value you may load to your Card Account each day is $1,000.00. ii. The maximum amount of cash value you may load to your Card Account each month is $9,500.00.

What bank can I use my emerald card at?

The Emerald Card can be used anywhere Debit Mastercard is accepted.

Can I transfer money from my emerald card?

You can transfer funds between your Emerald Card® and Emerald Savings account by logging in at Emerald Card Online, or at an ATM 117Go to disclaimer for more details .

What number do I text to check my emerald card balance?


Text BAL to 58084 from the phone number connected to your card.

Is Emerald card a visa?

With an HFCU Emerald Visa, you never need to carry a minimum balance, and our cards are equipped with great features and benefits! Enjoy the same low non-variable Annual Percentage Rate (APR) 1 on all purchases – including cash advances.