The Bancorp Bank a member of FDIC card issues the smiONE Visa card. There is no need to have a local bank account to make child support payments. Bancorp Bank is a member of FDIC, so this ensures that every transaction made with the card is FDIC insured.
TX SmiONE is a Visa endorsed card and is used anywhere Visa is accepted. This card has all the features that are included in a prepaid card. This allows Texan families to make payments on their child support reliably, which is necessary for the other parent or primary carer.
Benefits of TX smiONE Card
- You can pay any bills using your card.
- You will be able to set up alerts and notifications for any activity on the card through email or SMS.
- 24/7 customer support is available.
- You can transfer a balance.
- Cashbacks are given on purchases.
- You can add cardholders and the card comes with no credit check.
You can make a child support payment through the smiONE Texas payment card.
smiONE Visa Prepaid Card Enrolment Process
There are two different methods to apply for smiONE card.
- Online Enrolment Method.
- Telephone Enrolment Method.
Online Enrolment Method
The online enrolment for a smiONE Visa prepaid card can be done through your profile on the child support interactive platform by visiting www.childsupport.oag.state.tx.us.
smiONE Card Florid Child Support
Florida parents can register themselves by visiting the website.
If you do not have opened your account yet, you can easily do that by clicking on the “Apply the Services” section on the website.
Telephone Enrolment Method
If you choose this method, you can call the Texas State Disbursement Unit by dialing the number (800)252-8014.
You will be asked to provide some information regarding your account and confirm your identity.
Activation of smiONE Visa Prepaid Card
You will have to activate your card before you use it for the first time. To activate it follow the below steps:
- First, dial the number available on the back of the card.
- After that, create a PIN that will allow you to make transactions with your card.
smiONE Card Login Process
Follow the below steps to login into your account.
- First, you need to visit their website here given www.smionecard.com.
- After that, proceed ahead by choosing the first four digits of the card and click on “Activate your Account”.
- On the next page, enter your login credentials like username and password.
- Then, hit the “Login” button then you will be given access to your account once your information has been authenticated.
If you are a new user visiting the website for the first time follow the steps given below.
- First, hit the button called “New User? Register”.
- After that, you will be directed to the page where you will need to enter some information such as the last four digits of your card, expiry date, zip code, and further information to create a new account.
- To secure your account, you will have to set two security questions.
smiONE Card Money Loading Method
You can use the direct deposit method or Merchant services such as MoneyGram, Western Union, and Visa ReadyLink to add money to your smiONE Visa Prepaid card.
However, you cannot use the Merchant services method for the Texas Payment Card program. You can also transfer your Tax Refund Money to your smiONE Visa Prepaid card however, you must have a tax refund mentioned under your tax return form. For this,
- Account Number: 031101169
- Routing Number: Card associated DDA number.
You can check your balance by following methods:
- You can check your balance through an ATM.
- Call the customer service number available on the back of your card.
- You can also check your balance by logging into your account at smionecard.com.
smiONE Card App
You can also download both the Platinum smiONE Visa Prepaid card app and the smiONE Visa Prepaid card app on iOS and android platforms.
With the following links, you will be directed to the download pages.
1. For Android devices:
- smiONE Visa Prepaid Card – https://play.google.com/store/apps
- Platinum smiONE Visa Prepaid Card – https://play.google.com/stor/apps
2. For iOS devices
- smiONE Visa Prepaid Card – https://apps.apple.com/us/app
- Platinum smiONE Visa Prepaid Card –https://apps.apple.com/us/app
You can use this app to add money to your card, set up alerts and notifications, make payments, view your account summary.
- Fees will be payable anywhere you use the card.
- You can read the cardholder’s agreement for full details before using the card.
- You do not need a bank account to use smiONE Visa Prepaid card.
- You can also add an extra cardholder up to a maximum of five.