Issuing and Connect Invite Only

    Learn how to create connected accounts ready to use Issuing.

    Create Issuing-enabled custom connected accounts by following the custom connected accounts creation guide, and request the card_issuing capability.

    Required verification information

    When you create connected accounts with the card_issuing capability, a list of requirements are returned in the response. This information needs to be collected to activate card issuing and to allow the account to approve authorizations.

    The current requirements to activate the card_issuing capability are:

    • Legal entity
      • Legal name
      • Business address
      • EIN (Employer Identification Number), SSN are not allowed
      • MCC
      • Url or product description
    • All beneficial owners and an executive (the person opening the account who has the authority to do so on behalf of the entity, and is able to certify that the information provided is correct)
      • Legal first and last name
      • Date of birth
      • Residential address
      • Last 4 digits of the SSN
      • Email (for account opener only)
      • ID Document Scan (if identity not verified)


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