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Pockit is an award winning prepaid Mastercard® and account.
Here's just a few reasons why 700,000+ of our members love Pockit:
1. Contactless prepaid Mastercard® with up to 8% cashback rewards from Pockit partners (Argos, Primark, Sainsbury’s and more), easy top ups, cash loading and withdrawals via PayPoint.
2. Prepaid Pockit account with an instant sort code and account number, UK and international transfers plus Direct Debits. What’s more if you get your salary/benefits paid into your Pockit account we can advance money a day earlier for free!
3. Pockit app helps staying on top of your money 24/7 with instant spend notifications and real time statements. Manage your Pockit card in the app, check your card number and PIN plus manage Direct Debit on the go.
4. Pockit helps you find extra cash — beyond cashback rewards you could save up to £150 on your broadband bills if you switch your supplier via Pockit
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You can get an account no matter your credit history, how long you've been living in the UK or whether you have a passport or a driving licence!
You have to be over 18 years old to qualify for a Pockit account and successfully pass residence checks.
A prepaid card will not decrease your credit score.
Yes, you can get a prepaid account with bad or no credit history.
When you get your wages or benefits paid into Pockit via BACS transfer, we can advance you the money a day before it’s due!
No fees, no hassle, just more time with your money.
There’s no need to commit or sign anything. Just share your account details with your employer or benefits provider.
A prepaid account is a type of financial account that is funded in advance.
The account holder can then use the funds to make payments or purchase items in the future. Prepaid accounts are often used to manage expenses, such as utilities, mobile phone contracts, and TV license bills. They can also be used to make online purchases or to withdraw cash from a cash machine.
Prepaid accounts are an alternative to traditional checking and savings accounts, and they can be a helpful tool for budgeting and managing finances.
A prepaid card is a convenient way to manage your finances. Unlike a traditional debit or credit card, which requires a long and complex routing number and account number, prepaid cards come with their own unique sort code and account number that are easy to remember.
Additionally, prepaid cards can be used in a variety of ways, from making online purchases and paying bills to loading funds onto another card or bank account.
Finally, prepaid cards offer greater security and protection against fraud than traditional payment methods, making them the ideal choice for anyone who wants to stay on top of their finances while protecting themselves against potential problems. So if you're looking for a simple and secure way to manage your money, a prepaid card is the right choice for you.
You can use a prepaid card to shop via contactless, shop online with peace of mind, track your spend and budget through our free Pockit app.
You sign up for the card online and add money to your card via bank transfer, BACS or load cash through 27,000 Paypoint locations.
You can use your card to shop online and in-store, make faster payments, set up direct debits to pay your bills, send money abroad and more!
No, Pockit is a prepaid contactless Mastercard®.