Card is not returnable or refundable. Card is not reloadable and cannot be used to make cash withdrawals. You may not make pre-authorized regular payments through the card. Use of the card in certain countries may be restricted by law. Use of the card may be restricted at some online merchants. Card may be deactivated at any time if fraud is suspected. Card will not be accepted for pay-at-the-pump transactions. Funds may not be available on card for the first twenty-four (24) hours after purchase. Card is subject to maximum transaction limits. See Cardholder Agreements for more details at vanillamastercard.com.
Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® is issued by Peoples Trust Company under license by Mastercard International Incorporated. Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.
Vanilla® Visa* Prepaid Card is issued by Peoples Trust Company pursuant to license by Visa Int.
*Trademark of Visa International Service Association and used under license by Peoples Trust Company.
The Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® and Visa® cards are prepaid cards available for purchase at Walmart Canada stores. These cards can be redeemed at millions of locations where Mastercard and Visa are accepted, including at retail stores and online.
Great question! At Walmart Canada stores, you can purchase Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® cards in a wide range of denominations. Mastercard is available in $25, $50, $60 (3 x $20), $100, $200 denominations. Visa is available in $25, $50, $75, $150, $250 denominations.
Simply present your Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® card at the time of payment. Each time you use the card, the card balance will be reduced by the full amount of each purchase, including taxes, charges and other fees, if any. To purchase an item that costs more than the balance on your Vanilla Prepaid Mastercard or Visa card, you can typically use the card in combination with a second payment method such as cash or credit/debit for the difference.
Call the phone numbers below for general information regarding your Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® card.
Your Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® card will be activated by the cashier at the time of purchase. Until activated, the card has no value. We recommend that you sign the back of the card where indicated and write down the card number and the customer service number in case the card is lost or stolen.
If you believe that your card has been lost or stolen, please contact Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® card customer service immediately (Mastercard: 1-800-652-9174, Visa: 1-844-864-6951). You will be asked to provide customer service with the card number and other identifying details. Customer service cannot provide a replacement card if you do not have your card number. If their records show that a balance still remains on the card, they may cancel the card and refund such available balance amounts to you in the form of another prepaid card.
Give the gift of a Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa®
Gift cards are the type of presents that anyone can appreciate, whether you're buying for family members, friends or colleagues. Shop for Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® cards at Walmart Canada, which people can use just like cash to purchase anything they need or want.
Gift cards are convenient
If you're a last-minute shopper, Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® cards, available from either Mastercard or Visa, are a great gift solution. A Vanilla Prepaid Mastercard or Visa card can be bought at any Walmart Canada store and sent or given to its recipient within a Christmas greeting, birthday card or thank-you note. Vanilla Prepaid Mastercard or Visa cards are also sold in multiple denominations, so you can choose the exact amount you want to give. Vanilla Prepaid Mastercards are available in $25, $50, $60 (3 x $20), $100, and $200 values, and the Vanilla Prepaid Visa cards come in $25, $50, $75, $150 and $250 denominations.
Vanilla® Prepaid benefits
Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® cards can be used anywhere Mastercard and Visa are accepted, including international locations. Give a Vanilla Prepaid Mastercard or Visa card to someone who's travelling overseas to pay for souvenirs, dinners out or other travel expenses. Funds on the card never expire, so the person you give the card to can use it several months or even years in the future. No PIN is required for this type of preloaded gift card. Use it as you would a credit card for any other transaction, whether it takes place in a store or online.
So many spending options
Perhaps you're the lucky recipient of a Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® card, and if that's the case, there are many places you can spend your money, including Walmart Canada. Splurge on self-care beauty items or opt for that new kitchen appliance you've been meaning to pick up, like a fun panini press or s'more maker.
Activating Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® cards
When you purchase your prepaid card at any Walmart Canada store, the cashier activates the card, making it ready for use when you give it to the recipient. Keep in mind that a small activation fee may apply.
Perfect gift-giving options
Slip a Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® card into a birthday greeting card for a long-distance relative, or present one along with a video game console, so the recipient can use it to buy their favourite AAA titles. Send a prepaid card to a new set of parents with a congratulatory baby card that lets them choose necessary baby gear, or present one to a newly married couple, so they can purchase items for their new home. When used in professional environments, Vanilla Prepaid Mastercard or Visa cards are great for employee gifts and rewards to show your gratitude for a job well done. Offer them as part of an employee incentive program or encourage productivity by giving them to teams who have met specific company-wide goals.
Check the balance anytime
The amount available on your Vanilla® Prepaid Mastercard® or Visa® card can easily be checked by using the phone number or the website listed on the back of the card. Every time a transaction takes place, funds are deducted from the overall balance, and you can keep spending until the card is empty.