How to Add Physical Cash to Cash App (Complete 2022 Guide)

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Cash App is a great way to send and receive money, but what happens when you need to add physical cash to your account?

In this article, we’ll show you how to do just that. We’ll also provide some tips on how to make the process as smooth as possible.

Let’s get started!


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Where Can I Load Paper Money On Cash App?

There are several retail locations, many of them big regional or even national chains, where you can load physical cash onto your Cash App.

Officially, the retail locations where you can deposit paper money onto your Cash App are:

  • 7 Eleven
  • Family Dollar
  • Dollar General
  • GoMart
  • H-E-B
  • Kwik Trip
  • Rite Aid
  • Sheetz
  • Speedway
  • StopNGo
  • Thorntons
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart

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How to Add Physical Cash to Cash App In-Store

Adding physical cash to your Cash App account in-store is simple and convenient. Just follow the steps below and you’ll have your paper money loaded into your Cash App account in no time.

Here’s how to add physical cash to your Cash App account in-store:

  1. Locate a retail store that offers the ability to load physical cash onto your Cash App. To do this, open your Cash App and tap on your account balance in the bottom left corner of the app. Then scroll down and tap on “Paper Money”. This will show locations near you where you can add paper money to your Cash App.
  2. Once at a location where you’d like to add physical cash to your Cash App account, tap on the green “Show Barcode” button found in Cash App directly below the map where you found a location to go.
  3. Tell a cashier that you’d like to add money to your Cash App.
  4. The cashier will scan the barcode found in step 2. Then hand the cashier the physical money that you’d like to add to your Cash App.
  5. Funds should be available immediately in your Cash App. It is recommended that you keep the receipt from the cashier just in case there are any issues.

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How Much Does it Cost to Add Physical Cash to Cash App In-Store?

When you add physical cash to your Cash App account in-store, each transaction will include a $1 fee so make sure to factor that into the funds you are planning to deposit.

How Much Are Limits When Depositing Physical Cash Into Cash App?

When depositing physical cash into your Cash App account, you must deposit at least $5 and at most $500 per deposit. Additionally, you can deposit up to $1,000 per rolling 7 days and up to $4,000 per rolling 30 days.

The 7 and 30-day limits are based on a rolling time frame which means they start at the time when you make each deposit.

If you ever run into an issue where you are exceeding a deposit limit, Cash App will send you a notification letting you know.

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How to Open a Barcode on Cash App to Add Money

To pull up a barcode on Cash App to add money:

  1. Open Cash App and tap on your balance in the bottom left corner of the app.
  2. Scroll down and tap on “Paper Money”.
  3. Find a location near you that allows you to add paper money to your Cash App account. Then tap on the green “Show Barcode” button below the map to bring up a bar code to add money.

Can I Add Money to Cash App Without a Debit Card?

Yes, you can add money to Cash App without needing to use a debit card. Instead of using a debit card, Cash App provides you with a bar code that a cashier at one of the supported retail locations will scan which will allow you to add money to your account.

Why Can’t I Add Paper Money to Cash App?

If you are having problems adding paper money to Cash App, there may be a couple of reasons. First, ensure you are at one of the supported retail locations that allow you to add physical cash to your Cash App account.

If you are at one of the supported locations and it still isn’t working, you may have exceeded your 7-day or 30-day rolling limits. If this is the case, typically Cash App will automatically notify you but it’s something worth double-checking.

Either way, I would suggest contacting Cash App support to attempt to figure out the problem. To contact Cash App support, you can do so from within Cash App by tapping your profile icon in the top right corner of the app, then tapping “Support” and scrolling to the bottom to “Start a Chat”.

Can I Add Cash to My Cash App at a Gas Station?

Yes, you can add cash to your Cash App at supported gas stations such as 7 Eleven. To find supported locations near you, open Cash App and tap on your balance in the bottom left corner. Then choose “Paper Money”. This will bring up a map showing supported locations near you.

Can I Add Money to My Cash App at Dollar General?

Yes, you can add money to your Cash App at Dollar General at most, if not all, locations. Dollar General is one of the officially supported retailers. However, to double-check to ensure you can deposit at a location near you, tap on your balance in the bottom left corner of Cash App. Then choose “Paper Money” to bring up a map showing deposit locations near you.

Can You Add Money to Cash App at 711?

Yes, you can add money to Cash App at most, if not all, 711 locations. To find a location near you, open Cash App and tap on your balance in the bottom left corner of the app. Then choose “Paper Money” which will show you a map with all of the supported deposit locations near you.

Can You Add Money to Cash App at Walgreens?

Yes, you can add money to your Cash App at Walgreens. Walgreens is one of the officially supported retailers that allow you to deposit physical cash into your Cash App account.

To find a location near you, open Cash App and tap on your balance in the bottom left corner of the app. Then select “Paper Money” to bring up a map of all the supported deposit locations near you.

Can You Add Money to Cash App at Walmart?

Yes, you can add money to your Cash App at Walmart. Walmart is one of the officially supported retailers that allow you to deposit physical cash into your Cash App account.

To find a location near you, open Cash App and tap on your balance in the bottom left corner of the app. Then select “Paper Money” to bring up a map of all the supported deposit locations near you.

What to Do If You Have Problems Add Paper Money to Cash App

If you are having problems adding physical cash to your Cash App, the best thing to do is to contact Cash App support to try to diagnose the problem.

To contact Cash App support:

  1. Open your Cash App and tap your profile icon in the top right corner of the app.
  2. Scroll down and tap “Support”.
  3. Search for an answer to the issue you are having or scroll down to the bottom and tap on “Start a Chat” to discuss the issue you’re having with a Cash App customer support agent.

Wrapping Up

Adding physical cash to your Cash App account is a relatively simple process. Cash App makes it easy to find locations near you to deposit your money into your Cash App account.

It will cost you $1 each time you deposit cash into your Cash App account, and there are rolling limits to keep in mind. It’s recommended you keep your receipt when making a deposit.

If you ever have any problems depositing money into your Cash App account, your best option is to contact Cash App support to find out what’s going on.

References

  1. https://cash.app/help/us/en-us/6488-paper-money-deposits?linkId=151277694
  2. https://cash.app/help

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