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Important: Advance Child Tax Credit Payments Info & More!​​​

5 easy ways Walmart MoneyCard can help you quickly access the advance Child Tax Credit payment and other Government benefits. For Child Tax Credit payment recipients, we’ll get you fast access to your funds and post them to your account as soon as we receive the instructions from the IRS.

1) Expecting a Child Tax Credit payment? 

  • If you have already filed your 2020 tax refund and have set up direct deposit to your Walmart MoneyCard account, and you are eligible, no action required! Sign up for Account Alerts to be notified of incoming payments. Message and data rates may apply.​
  • If you haven’t filed your 2020 taxes yet, the IRS will use the last direct deposit information that they have on file.
  • If you aren’t required to file a tax return and haven’t given the IRS your information already, you will need to give them some basic information for the Child Tax Credit, which can be found here.

2) Need to check the status of your advance Child Tax Credit payment with the IRS? Keep checking the IRS advance Child Tax Credit payment page tools to help you check your eligibility, manage, or unenroll from payments. Please note that Walmart MoneyCard does not have any information regarding your payment status or eligibility. ​

3) Need a replacement card? If you have misplaced your card and need to report it lost or stolen, log in to WalmartMoneyCard.com or the mobile app to request a new card.* Make sure the address we have on file is correct.

4) Need to open a bank account to receive a bank account number instantly? Open an account to get started!

Tip: Access your funds with early direct deposit for payroll or Government benefits such as SSA, or SSI.

Timing for early direct deposit depends on deposit verification and when receive notice from your benefits provider and may vary from pay period to pay period. Government stimulus payments will be posted to your account as soon as we receive the instructions from the IRS.

5) Have more questions? Check the IRS Website for more info about advance Child Tax Credit payments or Government stimulus.​

General information regarding the Child Tax Credit or Government stimulus payment on this page is based upon information provided by IRS.gov and we will make our best efforts to keep this information timely.​

Find out more about getting fast access to the Child Tax Credit, Government​ stimulus payment and other benefits.​

Access your Walmart MoneyCard bank account and routing number by logging in to your account online or the app.
Or open an account to receive a bank account number instantly!

Are you eligible for a third stimulus payment

Are you eligible for the Child Tax Credit?​​

Customers with their Walmart MoneyCard account information on file with the IRS from their 2020 tax filing will automatically receive the Child Tax Credit payments to the same account if they are eligible.​

Please check the IRS site for eligibility.​

 

Get payroll or Government benefits faster than a paper check

Do you need to provide the IRS your bank info to receive the Child Tax Credit?

If you are not required to file a 2020 tax return, didn’t file one and don’t plan to, you’ll need to provide the IRS your Walmart MoneyCard account information using the Child Tax Credit Non-filer Sign-up Tool.

The IRS will automatically determine your eligibility and issue advance payments based on the information you give them.​
Access your Walmart MoneyCard account information by logging in to your account online or the app.​

Do you need to cash a check

Do you need to cash a check?​

If you are expecting a paper check, click the Deposit Checks tab to find out how to cash or deposit a check to your account.

Misplaced your card and need to report it lost or stolen

Misplaced your card and need to report it lost or stolen? *

You can order a new card by logging into your account at WalmartMoneyCard.com and going to Account Management, My card, Report card lost or stolen.

 

 

Need to get alerts for your deposit?
Log in to your account and activate Account Alerts or with the mobile app. Message and data rates may apply.​

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Important FAQ's

Below are important FAQ’s that will be useful regarding the advance Child Tax Credit & Government stimulus payment.​
For more info, please visit IRS.gov.

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