Western Union Netspend Prepaid MasterCard

Western Union® NetSpend® Prepaid MasterCard®

Founded in 1851, Western Union has been making its customers' lives better for more than 160 years. Western Union connects people and businesses around the globe by providing fast, reliable and convenient ways to move money.

NetSpend, founded in 1999, has enabled more than 7 million consumers to make purchases, pay bills and manage their money without the need for a checking account or credit history. NetSpend prepaid cards offer consumers a feature-rich financial solution and Direct Deposit that helps people get paid up to 2 days faster.1

The Western Union NetSpend Prepaid MasterCard gives you the convenience of a NetSpend prepaid card along with the ability to send and receive Western Union Money Transfer® transactions from the comfort of your own home.2

Visit our online order page and request your card today. It should arrive in the mail within 7-10 working days.

  • Western Union Money Transfer Transactions®

    Use your card to send or receive a WU® money transfer.2

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  • Faster Direct Deposit

    Get your paychecks, government benefits, and other regular payments up to 2 days faster with direct deposit1, or add cash at over 130,000 reload locations in the US.3

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  • Anytime Alerts™

    Get a text message or email the instant your money is available, plus other activity updates.4

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1Faster access to funds is based on comparison of NetSpend's immediate availability policy versus the typical banking practice of only posting funds after settlement. No fee for direct deposit services, but there may be a cost when reloading card at retail locations or via bank fund transfer. See the Cardholder Agreement or online Account Center for more details.

2Fees for money transfers vary and will be calculated at the time of the transfer transaction.  Fees, terms and conditions apply, which you must agree to before using the Service.  No fee to receive Western Union Money Transfer transactions onto your Western Union NetSpend Prepaid MasterCard. This optional offer is not a MetaBank product or service nor does MetaBank endorse this offer.

3No fee for direct deposit services, but there may be a cost when reloading at retail locations or via bank fund transfer. See your cardholder agreement or online account center for details.

4NetSpend does not charge for this service, but your wireless carrier may charge you for messages and data.


Issuer Statement:

The Western Union® NetSpend® Prepaid MasterCard is issued by MetaBank®, Member FDIC, pursuant to license by MasterCard International Incorporated. NetSpend, a TSYS® Company, is a registered agent of MetaBank. Certain products and services may be licensed under U.S. Patent Nos. 6,000,608 and 6,189,787.

Use of the Card Account is subject to funds availability and ID verification. Transaction fees, terms, and conditions apply to the use and reloading of the Card Account. See the Cardholder Agreement for details.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MasterCard and the MasterCard Brand Mark are registered trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated.               

Card may be used everywhere Debit MasterCard is accepted.

NetSpend, the NetSpend logo, and any related trademarks or service marks are federally registered U.S. Service Marks of Total System Services, Inc.® and are used with permission.