Buy prepaid reloadable cards at the post office

    We offer 2 reloadable prepaid cards at most post office locations. No credit history or banking information is required. Ideal for travel or if you want a dedicated card for shopping online.

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    Why buy a prepaid reloadable card*

    Secure

    Your money is safe with chip and PIN protection that isn’t linked to your bank account.

    Easy to use

    Load the card up with funds and use it right away. No credit history or banking information is required.

    Convenient

    Perfect for everyday use, in-store and online. Great for budgeting and managing your money while travelling.

    Which card should you choose?*

    How much does it cost?^

    Cash Passport Prepaid Mastercard Canada Post Prepaid Reloadable Visa
    Purchase $15 $15
    Reload $3 $3

    Monthly fee

    $2.80 monthly inactivity fee1 $3 monthly service fee
    Transaction fee 1.5% for domestic spend only 0%
    Purchase Reload

    Monthly fee

    Transaction fee
    Cash Passport Prepaid Mastercard $15 $3 $2.80 monthly inactivity fee1 1.5% for domestic spend only
    Canada Post Prepaid Reloadable Visa $15 $3 $3 monthly service fee 0%
    For a full list of fees, visit the Cash Passport and Prepaid Reloadable Visa websites.

    How prepaid cards work

    1. Go to the post office
      Bring a valid government-issued photo ID.
    2. Load your card with the amount of money you want immediately
      • Reloadable Prepaid Visa card customers must call in to activate their card.
      • Cash Passport Prepaid Mastercard customers can load Canadian dollars and lock in their exchange rate (7 currencies available).
    3. Spend your money online or in-store
      The cards are accepted at millions of merchants worldwide and online.
    4. Keep track of your money
      Review your transactions and balance online, or use the Zenwallet app to keep track on-the-go (available in the Google Play and Apple App Stores).
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    How to reload your prepaid card

    Easily reload your prepaid card at a Canada Post location near you. Bring your card or QR code to be scanned, pay with cash or debit and have immediate access to your money.

    Looking for more details?

    Read the terms and conditions for Cash Passport Prepaid Mastercard. For more information about your Prepaid Visa card, visit canadaprepaidcard.ca.