How to check Bluebird card balance

If you have already started using your card but you do not know how much money you have available to continue with your purchases, we will explain how to check bluebird card balance in an easy and fast way.

Remember that if you have a temporary card, you can check the balance of the card by following the instructions below. However, after you use the money you’ve loaded onto it, you won’t be able to use it until you get the permanent card.

Please read the instructions below on how to sign up for a permanent Bluebird card.

This article will cover:

  • How to check Bluebird card balance
  • How to register the temporary card

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How to check Bluebird card balance

Here you will find all the information about how to check bluebird card balance. We will cover the balance checking process for temporary and permanent cards.

How to check temporary Bluebird card balance

To check the balance on your temporary Bluebird card, you’ll need the card number and the four-digit security code that appears on the front of the card. Click here to go to the balance check page.

The page will look similar to the image below and you will be prompted to enter your temporary card number and security code.

How to check Bluebird card balance

Once you enter the requested information, press continue and you will be able to see your card balance.

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How to check balance of the permanent Bluebird card

To check your permanent Bluebird card balance, you can access your account online or by phone.

To access your account online, Click here. Once you sign in, your card balance will appear at the top of the page as shown below.

Bluebird card balance

You can also check your Bluebird card balance by phone. Download the Bluebird Mobile App from app store or GooglePlay.

Once you have the app, sign in and you’ll see your card balance with your most recent transaction history, as shown in the image below:

check bluebird card balance by phone

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How to register the temporary card

If you want to register your Bluebird card, it means you bought a temporary card from Walmart and want to register it so they can send you a permanent card in the mail later.

Here we explain how to register or activate your temporary card in

First, visit and click the “Register Your Card” link at the top. As it’s shown in the following:

register bluebird card

You will be taken to a page asking if you already have a temporary Bluebird card. Select “Yes” as shown below. Then complete the information requested below:

  • Temporary card number (the 15-digit card number)
  • Security code (the four digits on the front of your card)
  • Name
  • Email address
  • mailing address
  • Phone number
  • Username and password
  • Date of birth
  • Social Security Number (This will be used to verify your identity. Bluebird will not check your financial situation and a credit score check is not required to obtain a card.)
  • Create an ATM PIN
  • Set security questions and answers

activate bluebird card

You should receive your personalized Bluebird card within 7-10 business days after registration is complete. Activate it according to the instructions on the Card. If you have not received your Card(s) within 14 days, please call American Express Bluebird customer service at 1 (877) 486-5990.

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