Yes they can.
A prepaid card is prepaid depending on the card.
You can’t pay your credit card with a giftcard that is merchant specific and is a card without acceptance.
A prepaid visa, MasterCard or other card may be used simply by depositing the funds in an account either online or at a bank branch.
Can I use a prepaid Visa to pay a credit card bill?
No. Generally speaking, you cannot make a payment to a credit card by performing a debit card or credit card transaction. There are, some kinds of reloadable prepaid cards (e.g. American Express “Serve” card), which is effectively a “bank account on a card”) which may allow ACH transfers from the account.
Can I deposit a visa gift card?
While most gift cards are attached to certain stores, many folks will get a prepaid Visa or MasterCard card that allows them to make purchases wherever those companies are accepted. You can then add your gift card balances to your account just like you would a regular deposit.
Can I use Visa gift card to pay Verizon bill?
Verizon accepts gift cards with visa or MasterCard logo, as well as their own. In the drop down box it’s OTHER. Then follow the directions. However the website and app payment process is normally screwed up.
Can I pay a credit card bill with a debit card?
You cannot use a debit card or another credit card to pay your monthly credit card bill. Essentially, your debit card doubles as a credit card. However, the difference is, the repayment from any purchases you make will be deducted from your joint account. It is not unsecured credit.
How long does it take for a prepaid card to activate?
After you activate the gift card, it should be ready to use. I have seen some cases where a gift card issuer imposes a waiting period after purchase, meaning the gift card may not be usable for up to 24-48 hours even though it has been activated.
Can you transfer money from a Visa gift card?
It may require a few extra steps, but you can save on fees by adding your gift card balance to your PayPal wallet. You can then transfer the money to your connected bank account when you’re ready. Once the funds are in your account, simply choose “Transfer to Bank” from the account menu.
What stores buy gift cards for cash?
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The Home Depot.
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Can I use a gift card to pay a bill?
Depending on the card and the retailer, you can use your balance to pay for stuff you’d normally pay for – even your bills, if your gift is a debit card from a bank. Take the money you would have spent on groceries or gas and put it in the bank instead. You may even be able to convert your card to cash and save a step.
How much is on my Visa Gift Card?
On the back of your card there is a 3-digit number on the far right of the signature box. Enter in the last 3-digits to help us verify your card. Gift Cards are valid in the US only. Small Business Visa Prepaid Cards can be used anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted.
Does Verizon accept prepaid cards?
You can use your prepaid card everywhere Mastercard debit cards are accepted.
Is it good to pay bills with credit?
Generally speaking, paying your monthly bills by credit card can be a good idea as long as you adhere to two rules: Always pay your balance in full and on time each month. Never put bills on a credit card because you canâ€™t afford to pay them.
Is it better to pay bills with credit or debit?
If it’s more than a handful, life might be easier if you pay with a credit card. Instead, you can just put all your bills on your credit card and then make one large payment every month. However, if you use a debit card you will need to make sure funds are available.
How can I pay my credit card bill with a credit card?
There are 3 methods by which you could use your credit card to pay another credit card’s bill.
- Through Cash. Withdraw money from ATM for the credit card you want to make the payment with.
- Through e-wallet. Transfer the money to an e-wallet from the credit card you want to make the payment with.
- Through Balance Transfer.