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Get Your Teen a Visa Buxx Card: It's Safer Than Cash and More Convenient Than Writing Checks

Put an end to last-minute ATM trips and constant asks for money by teaching your child good spending habits with a Nationwide Bank® Buxx Card. This prepaid, reloadable Visa® card was created especially for teens to help parents like you.

Instead of handing your teens cash or writing checks, the Visa Buxx Card offers many parental features to put you in control of your children’s wallet. With online and automatic loading – combined with parental controls like spending limits – the prepaid Buxx Card makes it easy for you to provide your teen with money while teaching them financial responsibility. The Buxx Card is perfect for school books, supplies, music, food and travel – and it’s great for peace of mind in case of emergencies.

Learn more about our prepaid cards for teens and apply for a Visa Buxx Card below.


About Buxx Card

Features

Once you purchase a Buxx Card, your teen can use the Buxx Card anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted, including more than 77,000 surcharge-free ATMs.

You can add more funds whenever you’d like. You can even schedule automatic loading to provide an allowance on a regular basis. Also, loads are free if you use a Nationwide Bank debit or credit card!

Best of all, you can sign up for text alerts and set cash limits for your Visa Buxx Card. This allows you to keep on top of your child’s spending.

How to apply

Nationwide Bank has a quick and secure online application to make it easy to open a Visa Buxx Card online. To complete your application, you’ll need to provide some basic information about yourself.

Card owner information
Recipient information
  • Name
  • Date of birth
  • Social Security number
  • Current address
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Funding account information
  • Name
  • Date of birth
  • Social Security number
  • Current address
  • Email address
  • Phone number


FAQs

How do Nationwide Bank Visa Buxx Cards work?

When a teen makes a purchase, the amount is deducted from the card balance. When the Visa Buxx Card balance is low, parents can add money to the card from their debit card or credit card. Parents can even schedule automatic loading to provide an allowance on a regular basis. It’s a perfect tool for parents and teens to talk about budgeting, spending and financial responsibility.

Where Can the Nationwide Bank Visa Buxx Card be Used?

The card can be used everywhere that accepts Visa debit cards − that’s millions of locations worldwide. Your teen can also use it at our more than 77,000 surcharge-free ATMs. Parents can monitor their teen’s spending and set spending limits by the amount they load onto the Nationwide Buxx Card.

How do I activate my Nationwide Bank Buxx Card?

To activate the Buxx Card, click the “Activate your card” link above or call 1-866-213-3293.

How do parents add money to the card?

Choose the “Sign in to your Buxx account” link above anytime. Remember to verify the transfer of the funds before your teen uses the card.

Is there a fee to add money to Buxx Cards?

There is a $2 processing fee to add money to the Buxx Card. This fee is waived if you use a Nationwide Bank debit or credit card to add to the Buxx Card.

What if my Nationwide Bank Visa Buxx Card is lost or stolen?

Call 1-866-213-3293 immediately. Your replacement card will arrive in 7 to 10 days.

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