As of August 24, 2016, we are suspending the sale of Nationwide Bank Visa Buxx Cards. If you currently have a Buxx Card, you will be able to continue to load funds to your existing Buxx Cards and use it for purchases anywhere Visa is accepted.
If you have questions, please contact our Customer Service Center at 866-213-3293 24 hours a day, 7 days a week .
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 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.