You can sign up for the Shakepay Visa* Prepaid Card by visiting the Shakepay Card screen in the mobile app and tapping on the Get Started button.
You'll then receive your virtual Shakepay Card once you indicate your country of residence for tax purposes and you agree to our cardholder agreement.
Are there requirements to get a Shakepay Card?
To qualify for the Shakepay Card, you must meet the following requirements:
Have a fully verified Shakepay account
Be a Canadian resident
Only be a tax resident of Canada (and not any other country)
Do I have to have a Shakepay account to get the Shakepay Card?
Do I need to submit additional personal information to get access to the Shakepay Card?
If your account is not fully verified, you will be required to provide additional personal information, such as a photo ID and a selfie video, to help us identify who you are.
Can I use my Shakepay Card for my business account?
No, the Shakepay Card is a prepaid consumer card linked to you as an individual. It is linked with your personal Shakepay account only and cannot be used for or on behalf of any business.
*Trademark of Visa International Service Association and used under license by Peoples Trust Company. Shakepay Visa prepaid card is issued by Peoples Trust Company pursuant to licence by Visa Int.