Cash App is the most used peer to peer payments app in the United States. You can send and receive money from your family and friends without having to run for cash. You can even request money from people using Cash App.
Moreover, you do not have to pay any extra fee to use the Cash App. There is no fee to send and receive money on Cash App and can be used from anywhere and anytime you wish. And to top it all, Cash App also offers a free Visa debit card that can be used anywhere Visa Cards are accepted.
How to send and receive money on Cash App
To start using Cash App to send and receive money, you need to first download the app on your mobile. Cash App is available on both Android and iOS platforms. After installing the Cash App, you will have to register yourself by providing your mobile number or email. After verifying your number by entering the confirmation code sent on your mobile or email, you will have to link an active bank account to proceed with the registration process on Cash App.
Moreover, you need to link a bank account or debit card or credit card to send money to others on Cash App or add money to your Cash App account.
Now follow these steps to send money on Cash App:
#. Open the app and register yourself.
#. Now click on the dollar symbol located at the bottom of the screen.
#. Then fill up the amount you wish to send.
#. Enter the contact details or $Cashtag of the person you need to send money.
#. Now click on “Pay”.
Similarly, follow the steps below to receive money on Cash App:
Step 1. Tap the “Activity” tab shown as a clock symbol at the bottom of the screen.
Step 2. Scroll to the “Pending” tab which will show you any requests that you made and not yet completed. There will also be pending payments symbolized by a green “Accept” button next to each of the payments.
Step 3. Now tap the “Accept” to receive payments. And then you will get a message on your screen to confirm to accept payment from this person. Click on the “Confirm” placed at the bottom of the screen, then tap on “Done.”
Step 4. You do not have to confirm the payment if the same person sends you money again in the future and the money will be automatically transferred to your Cash App account.
How does Cash App Card Work
Cash App launched its debit card free for its customers which can be used to withdraw money from Cash App account at any ATM that accepts Visa cards. A Cash App user needs to request his Cash App Card to be able to use it. You can request your Cash Card from the app itself and can also customize the design of the card to make it more personal.
The Cash App Card allows you to spend your Cash App balance at any merchant and stores or withdraw money from ATM or even purchase online without having to use money from your bank account.
The Cash App charges a fee of $2 whenever you withdraw money from any ATM.
How Does Bitcoins on Cash App Work
You can easily buy and sell Bitcoins on Cash App by paying a fee of 1.75%. In order to start purchasing Bitcoins on Cash App, you need to first verify your account by providing your full name, government-approved photo id card, and a selfie. The verification takes 24-48 hours to process successfully.
Once verified, you can buy and sell Bitcoins anytime from the Cash App.
How Does Cash App Direct Deposit Work
To get a direct deposit on your Cash App account, you have to give your Cash App account number and routing number to your employer or any ACH sender. Once your employer deposits paycheck in your account, you will be notified via text by Cash App. you can then use the money with your Cash App Card or transfer it to your bank account. Moreover, you do not have to pay a fee of $2 whenever you withdraw from the ATM with your Cash App Card when you activate a direct deposit on your Cash App.
However, you must know that you can only activate direct deposits on Cash App if you have Cash App Card. if you have not yet ordered for Cash Card then you need to first order it then activate the direct deposit. You must also note that you need to be at least 18 years of age to activate direct deposit on Cash App.