Does JailATM Accept Paypal?

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A lot of people use JailATM to connect with their loved ones in the jail. This one makes it possible for people outside the world to keep in touch with the inmates through SMS, video visitation, and so on. These services are not free, meaning you will have to make a payment to use all the services.

For the JailATM users who have PayPal, you might be wondering if you can make a payment on JailATM with PayPal. So, does JailATM accept PayPal? To figure out the answer to the question, you have to keep reading the post.

Unfortunately, the answer to the question is no. JailATM does not accept PayPal. As shown on the official website of JailATM, Visa and MasterCard are the only things that they currently accept. It is stated that except these two, they are not supported by JailATM, even though they may work. It means PayPal may work but since it is not included in the list, it is not supported by JailATM.

If you want to make a payment on JailATM, you can use a Visa or MasterCard since these two are the only ones that are supported by JailATM. There are a number of cards offered by both Visa and MasterCard. For Visa, the list includes:

  • BB&T Bright Checking
  • BB&T Elite Gold
  • Bank of America Core Checking
  • Bank of America Interest Checking
  • Bento for Business
  • Bluebird Bank Account
  • CARD Premium Bank Account by MetaBank
  • Citizens Personal Checking
  • Citizens Value Checking
  • Greater Nevada Credit Union Business Checking
  • Greater Nevada Credit Union Checking
  • Navy Federal Everyday Checking
  • Navy Federal Flagship Checking
  • Regions Lifegreen Checking
  • Regions Lifegreen Preferred Checking
  • TD Beyond Checking
  • TD Convenience Checking
  •  TD Simple Checking
  • TD 60 Plus Checking
  • TD Essential Banking
  • US Bank Easy Checking
  • Us Bank Silver Checking
  • Virtual Wallet by PNC Bank
  • Wells Fargo Everyday Checking
  • Wells Fargo Preferred Checking
  • One VIP
  • NetSpend Visa Prepaid Card
  • smiONE Visa Prepaid Card
  • ACE Elite Prepaid Debit Card
  • Aaron Rodgers NFLPA Design Prepaid Visa
  • Betty Boop Design Prepaid Visa
  • CUMONEY Visa Everyday Spend Prepaid Card
  • Care Bears Design Prepaid Visa
  • Cashpass Visa Prepaid Card
  • Commerce Bank mySpending Card
  • Fastermoney Visa Prepaid Card
  • Midnight Prepaid Visa RushCard
  • NexsCard Prepaid Visa
  • PNC SmartAccess Prepaid Visa Card
  • Regions Now Card
  • Serve Pay As You Go Visa Prepaid Card
  • South Carolina Federal Credit Union
  • TD Connect Reloadable Prepaid Visa Card
  • Truist Money Account
  • Unidos Visa Prepaid Card
  • Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card
  • Chase Freedom Unlimited
  • Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card
  • Chase Sapphire Preferred Card
  • Petal 2 “Cash Back, No Fees” Visa Credit Card
  • Ink Business Unlimited Credit Card
  • Capital One VentureOne Rewards Credit Card
  • Mission Lane Visa Credit Card
  • Mission Lane Cash Back Visa Credit Card
  • Chase Slate Edge
  • Ink Business Cash Credit Card
  • Chase Freedom Student credit card
  • United Business Card
  • Petal 1 “No Annual Fee” Visa Credit Card
  • Credit One Bank Wander Card With No Annual Fee
  • Ink Business Preferred Credit Card
  • Etc.

As for MasterCard, the options that you can get include:

  • American Airlines AAdvantage MileUp Card
  • Citi Custom Cash Card
  • Citi Double Cash Card
  • Citi Simplicity Card
  • Citi AAdvantage Executive World Elite Mastercard
  • Citi Rewards+ Card
  • Citi Premier Card
  • Citi Secured Mastercard
  • Citi Diamond Preferred Card
  • Chase Freedom Flex
  • IHG Rewards Traveler Credit Card
  • IHG Rewards Premier Credit Card
  • IHG Rewards Premier Business Credit Card
  • Capital One Quicksilver Cash Rewards Credit Card
  • Capital One SavorOne Cash Rewards Credit Card
  • Capital One SavorOne Student Cash Rewards Credit Card
  • Capital One Quicksilver Secured Cash Rewards Credit Card
  • Capital One Quicksilver Student Cash Rewards Credit Card
  • Capital One QuicksilverOne Cash Rewards Credit Card
  • Capital One Platinum Credit Card
  • Capital One Platinum Secured Credit Card
  • Etc.

After having either a Visa or MasterCard, you can add the payment method. In order to add a payment method, below is the guide that you need to follow:

  1. First of all, you should go to the official website of JailATM and log in.
  2. After logging in, go to My Account.
  3. On My Account, click Settings.
  4. Then, click Payment Methods.
  5. Another thing that you have to choose is the New button.
  6. Now, you have to enter your card information. The information that you have to enter includes the payment method name, your first name, your middle name, your last name, the suffix, your address 1, your address 2, your city, your state, your ZIP code, your card number, and the expiration date.
  7. If you want to use this card to fund your messaging subscription, please click the checkbox that is located next to “Would you like to make this card your messaging subscription payment method?”.
  8. When everything is done, make sure to click Save.

If one day you want to edit the payment method or if you want to remove your payment method, you can follow the following instructions:

  1. After logging into your JailATM account, click My Account.
  2. On the new page, click Settings.
  3. Then, click Payment Methods.
  4. The fourth step that you have to do is to choose the payment method that you want to edit or remove.
  5. After choosing one, make sure to click Edit.
  6. In the end, you can change the details of the card. Besides, you can also click Remove if you want to delete the card.

For those who want to either edit or remove the card information, keep in mind that it is a must for you to cancel your messaging subscription first. In order to cancel it, the steps to follow include:

  1. The first thing that you have to do is to obviously go to the official website of JailATM.
  2. When you are on the site, choose Sign In.
  3. After signing in, click My Account.
  4. Besides, you also have to click Messaging.
  5. Next, click Messaging Subscription.
  6. To cancel the messaging subscription, click the No, I Do Not Want Messaging option.
  7. If everything goes well. You will be taken back to My Account page.

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