Temporary Card

It’s how you get started. A Temporary Card is the Prepaid Debit Card you purchase at any of our Kroger Family of Stores. Use your Temporary Card until you convert to a Personalized Card.

How It Works

Purchase a Temporary Card in Store

Purchase a Temporary Card at any register and load between $10 and $500 cash onto your card. In stores now, check your local store for availability.*

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The Temporary Card cannot be reloaded or used at an ATM. No cash access. For use in the U.S. only. These restricted features are available when you convert to a Personalized Card. Inactivity fee applies only to the Temporary Card.

Activate Your Temporary Card

Activate Card

Once your card is activated, it is safe to begin using. You can also log in to check your balance and register your card so you can shop online.

Convert to a Personalized Card to Earn Rewards

Click Here to Convert Your Card

Upon successful identify verification, you’ll receive your Personalized Card in the mail within 7 to 10 business days.