How to Add Money to Your Cash App Card (Easy Steps)

Your cash app card is in hand, and you’re ready to shop.

But it would help if you learned how to add money to your cash app card to use it.

Let’s discuss adding cash to your card in this article.

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If your bank account is linked to your cash app, you can quickly load money onto your cash app.

Then you can spend the balance using your cash app card.

You handle the entire process in the app, so all you will need is access to it.

Let’s get started.

[I’ll also suggest our guide that compares the big 3: Cash App vs. Venmo vs. Zelle]

Let’s look at how to link your bank account to your cash app.

We will also review how to add money to your cash app card and check the balance to see if the transfer was successful. 

If you want to review the fees for using the cash app debit card, see this article.

Can You Add Money to Cash App Card in Store?

Unfortunately, you are not able to add money to your cash app card in a store.

Not at present, at least.

I feel confident that as the app continues to grow, so will the features and cash abilities.

The only way that you can add more money to your cash app card is by connecting your cash app account directly with your bank account.

You can do this via the app and then transfer money over.

To add money to your cash card, select “add cash” from the app’s home screen.  

Add the desired amount that you want to add.

The amount chosen will be deducted from your linked bank account and added to your cash app account. 

I will go into further detail shortly…

How to Add a Bank Account to the Cash App?

You must link your bank to your cash app before you can transfer money to it from your bank.

Once linked, you can easily transfer money back and forth from the cash app to your account.  

Once you have the cash app installed, select the “my cash” tab on the home screen.

Then, select “add bank” and add your bank routing number and account number.

Find the same info on Cash App’s site here.

Can I Add Multiple Banks to my Cash App Account?


You can’t have more than one bank account linked to your cash app.

If you need to add a different bank account, follow these steps.

Tap the Banking tab on your Cash App home screen

Select the bank account you would like to modify.

Select “Remove Bank” or “Replace Bank”

Follow the directions, and you’re all set.

Cash App allows you to add a bank by linking a debit card.

So if you have a debit card at your second bank, it appears that you can add this way (but I haven’t verified this).

Under 18? You can learn how you can get a cash app card here (or in the video below)

How to Add Money to My Cash App Card?

Great, now you have your bank account linked directly to your cash app.

Time to go out and snag that avocado peeler you’ve been eyeing.

Now you need to transfer cash over to your cash app so that you can make the purchase. This is easily done in the app.

To add cash from your bank to your app tap on ‘my cash.’ 

Select ‘add cash.’

Then add the amount of money that you wish to transfer.

The app needs to confirm your identity and will ask for your PIN or password to verify the transfer.

If you also have a debit card linked to your account, you can choose which one of them you will use as your default account.

The money amount you select will deduct from this account.

Checking Your Cash App Balance

Checking your cash app balance is simple. This info can be found directly on the home screen of the cash app.  

After signing in at, click on Statements.

Next, click on “Export CSV.”

It will automatically download, and you can then view the file and organize it as you like.


The Cash App is simple to use and is rapidly expanding its features.

If you haven’t, make sure you look into referring out cash app and getting some free money from referral codes.

It’s exciting to see the fintech game heat up as it needs disruption.

Apps like Cash App and Venmo are made for young people (like me! I’m young, right?)

It’s possible that in the future, money will be directly transferred to these apps for payment from employers, bypassing the need for banks at all.

In essence, the Cash App or Venmo App becomes your bank.

Happy Transferring!

Cash App FAQ

Where can I find some cool cash app card designs?

I’d recommend a site like Pinterest. This article has some nice ideas.

How can I redesign my Cash App card?

You can start by going here and uploading your new design.

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Brooks is an entrepreneur, father, husband, & follower of the golden rule. He has over 15 years of experience as an entrepreneur after graduating with a Finance degree from Auburn University. Addicted to starting new business projects, he believes in creating multiple income streams and a life of flexibility. Business should work around your life, not the other way around. He creates content on his website, sharing his projects to help other hustlers in marketing, personal finance, and online business.