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Since October 12, 2015, the prepaid REDcard (Redbird) can only be loaded at Target with cash. It can still be loaded online with a bank-issued debit card, up to $200/day and $1K/month.

Therefore, for MS (manufactured spending) Redbird is now considered dead. RIP!

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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #15 on: October 12, 2014, 12:10:15 PM »
can I pick this up in a store?  or only online?
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #16 on: October 12, 2014, 12:10:46 PM »
In store only.
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #17 on: October 12, 2014, 12:11:48 PM »
my local target has the AFT but not this card
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #18 on: October 12, 2014, 12:13:50 PM »
my local target has the AFT but not this card
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #19 on: October 12, 2014, 04:37:38 PM »
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #20 on: October 12, 2014, 06:13:58 PM »
Just thinking how many temp cards can I get? I'm thinking about bringing a few into to lakewood

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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #21 on: October 12, 2014, 07:48:03 PM »
Just thinking how many temp cards can I get? I'm thinking about bringing a few into to lakewood

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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #22 on: October 12, 2014, 09:57:00 PM »
Just thinking how many temp cards can I get? I'm thinking about bringing a few into to lakewood
it may be worth flying out of town to get one
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #23 on: October 13, 2014, 02:43:30 PM »
I got one they are having system wide activation issues. They charge your card to load it but it doesn't get activated. They hope to fix it  within 5-7 days ... Hence a slow roll out so it can be ready and bugs squashed when everyone else gets then

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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #24 on: October 13, 2014, 02:54:33 PM »
Any issue with picking up 10 or so on same day? Using same SSN during purchase?
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #25 on: October 13, 2014, 02:58:59 PM »
Any issue with picking up 10 or so on same day? Using same SSN during purchase?

Right, this is what needs to be tested.  Especially if the SSN doesn't tie back to the eventually activated account. 

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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #26 on: October 13, 2014, 04:55:29 PM »
Right, this is what needs to be tested.  Especially if the SSN doesn't tie back to the eventually activated account. 

According to Frequent Miler, you can change the info when you activate. I did that yesterday and it worked for me

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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #27 on: October 13, 2014, 05:03:15 PM »
Right, this is what needs to be tested.  Especially if the SSN doesn't tie back to the eventually activated account.
For what purpose?
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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #28 on: October 13, 2014, 05:07:23 PM »
For what purpose?
For buying and then selling?

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Re: The Target Prepaid REDcard
« Reply #29 on: October 13, 2014, 05:23:47 PM »
For what purpose?

So someone else can get me a card and mail it to me without either of us sharing our information with the other...