Moving wage payments to 100% electronic by paying all employees how and when they like.

Green Dot’s SimplyPaid platform, including the rapid! PayCard Mastercard®, is built on an extensive proprietary payments platform. SimplyPaid extends the capability for real-time payments from just paycard holders to all employee accounts. Coupled with SimplyPaid, the rapid! PayCard program provides the most comprehensive paycard program for employers to deliver 100% electronic payroll.

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What You Get


Green Dot invented the "productization" of banking, selling 7M GPR prepaid cards annually, creating the largest cash processing network, and developing the first fully mobile checking account.


We are a leading FinTech company with deep mobile banking expertise, multiple award-winning products, and key mobile patents.

Accessible Employee Pay

Paycards offer more convenient purchase options and more security (1) than carrying cash. The rapid! PayCard requires no credit check (2) and can be used wherever Debit Mastercard is accepted.

Greater Cardholder Benefits

The rapid! PayCard helps employees eliminate check-cashing fees and lost or stolen checks. Cardholders also have free access to monitor transactions online, receive text alerts (3), and earn rewards (4).

A Leading FinTech Bank

Green Dot owns a Durbin-exempt Fed Member State Bank, serving America’s leading retailers and most innovative FinTech companies.


Green Dot has more than 100,000 retail distribution locations, selling more than 45M products annually. We also have billions in annual deposits and greater than 3,000 corporate paycard clients.

How It Works

Because it's people who keep your business running, paying them on time, every time, is essential. That's why Ultimate Software partners with rapid! PayCard to offer customers an alternative to issuing employees traditional payroll checks: paperless paycards. 

Customers leveraging Ultimate's UltiPro solution and rapid! PayCard together benefit from increased efficiency, savings, and convenience for not only HR and payroll teams, but also for all employees.

With this partnership, you can: 

  • Stay one step ahead of the rest of your industry with a solution that enables digital payments for faster payment deliveries and greater choice to support paperless pay for unbanked employees
  • Get a single source, cost-conscious solution that integrates with existing systems, is simple to use and scalable with new tools in the future
  • Offer additional options for allocation of all or some of employee pay
  • Partner with a platform that has working functionality and is ready to be utilized
  • Ease reconciliation efforts
  • Support quick and easy payout upon termination

*In order to integrate with rapid! Paycard, a Service Request is required to build and configure the necessary export file.


(1) Subject to ID verification

(2) Because this is not a credit card, your credit will not be checked.

(3) While rapid! PayCard does not charge for this feature and service, standard text messaging, data, and cellular rates my apply. Please check with your cellphone carrier and inquire about fees your carrier may associate with these services.

(4) This optional offer is not a MetaBank or Mastercard product or service, nor does MetaBank or Mastercard endorse this offer.

The rapid! PayCard Mastercard is issued by MetaBank, Member FDIC, pursuant to license by Mastercard International Incorporated. Prepaid cards can be used wherever Debit Mastercard is accepted. Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. 

Any information contained within does not reflect the views of MetaBank or Mastercard, nor are they endorsed by MetaBank or Mastercard.

Customer Results

Nearly Famous, Inc. dba Burger King

"rapid! PayCard has been a win-win for us and our employees. Employees get convenient, reliable access to their pay, while we eliminate payday headaches and hassles. It's an ideal solution for the realities of the quick-services restaurant franchise."

Cindy Vaughn | Co-Owner


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Customer Success Stories

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