PayNearMe FAQ

PayNearMe: Add funds to your wallet with cash 24 hours a day

How It Works

To get started, you will need a PayNearMe payment code.  To retrieve your payment code:

  1. Login to your account, click the “Add Money” button, then select the “PAY WITH CASH” button.
  2. You will receive a PayNearMe payment code that can be printed or displayed on your phone.
  3. Take the payment code and cash to any participating PayNearMe Payment Location.
  4. Tell the cashier you want to “make a cash payment” and show them the payment code.
  5. You can pay any amount up to $500. Your funds will be available on within 15 to 20 minutes.

Why should I use PayNearMe to add funds to my wallet?

PayNearMe lets you add funds with cash at a location near you. No need to share your credit card information. No credit card fees. Most locations are open 24/7 or late.

Is there a fee to use PayNearMe?

No.  Any amount of cash that you deposit into your PayNearMe payment code will be added directly into your wallet at

What is the PayNearMe “payment code”?

The PayNearMe “payment code” can be different at different retail locations.  At most locations, it is a standard barcode.  At some locations, it is a 6-digit or 13-digit code that the clerk enters into the register.

Where can I add funds with PayNearMe?

You can add funds at any participating PayNearMe Payment Location. Click here to find the most convenient PayNearMe payment location near you.

How long does it take for to know I have paid?

Funds will be available on your account within 15 to 20 minutes.

Is there a limit to how much I can pay with PayNearMe?

There is no limit to the number of PayNearMe payments you can make. However, PayNearMe can only accept up to $500 per 24-hour period and $10,000 per rolling 30-day period.

Have questions about how to use PayNearMe?

Send us an email at or give us a call at 888-714-0004. You can also visit our support page at