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Creating an Account

Before you can send money, an account must be created.

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WATCH VIDEO: "How to Create an Account

Quick Steps:

  1. Click the Create Account button from the top menu.
  2. Provide full legal name.
  3. Enter a valid address recognized by United States Postal Service.
  4. The billing address must match the address associated with the credit card you plan to use.
  5. A valid US based landline or cellphone (non-internet call) number is required and may require verification. 
  6. Complete and accurate date of birth.
  7. A valid email is required and must be verified.
  8. A strong password is required to protect your account Follow the 'Password Rule' validation carefully
Your email can only be changed once, so make sure a valid email is provided.
  • Make sure all required fields are completed accurately or you will be unable to submit the form.  
  • The submit form button will say 'Missing Required Info' until all required fields are completed. 
By law, Access Corrections is required to collect certain information from each customer before a transaction can be processed. Please be sure your Access Corrections account is updated with your most current information.

Still having Issues: See related articles (Account Restricted, Create/Update Account Error)

Note: We currently do not accept online or phone payments from U.S. Territories. Please use Mail Order Deposits to send money if from those locations.   

** Money Order options only apply to participating locations.