Secretary Malhotra
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EPiC Benefits


This new prepaid debit card is a particularly useful option for recipients that don’t have bank accounts. The cards are secure, easy to use, and provide many options for making withdrawals and purchases.

Benefits of the card include:

  • No more check-cashing fees
  • Accepted everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted, including in store, online or by phone purchases
  • Access to cash provided at point of sale* terminals, ATMs and at Visa banks and credit unions
  • Easy bill payment in person or online
  • Convenient budgeting tool – access only the funds you need, when you need them
  • Convenient account information and customer service – available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Secure and convenient fund transfers from EPiC to an existing bank account

* Point of sale: a retail merchant that accepts debit cards.