The smart debit card for kids

Help your kids feel financially independent with a GoHenry kids' debit card—it's a great way for them to learn the value of money

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The kids’ debit card & app that grows with your kids

A GoHenry debit card and app is just like a regular kids' bank account—but way better. It teaches kids and teens how to be independent and smart with money by helping them track their spending, budgets, savings goals, and more—all with support and guidance from their parents.

Why choose a GoHenry kids’ debit card?

From getting to grips with the digital economy to making their first budget, there are tons of reasons why parents choose GoHenry as their kids' prepaid debit card. With allowance on repeat, chores in the app, and flexible parental controls, GoHenry allows over 2 million members to manage money responsibly—together.

Earn & manage money

Through chores & allowance in the app, kids start to build smart money habits

Stay in the know

Real-time notifications tell you when and where kids spend

Savings, stashed

Set customized savings goals in the app—and choose to lock them in to teach kids the power of saving

Get the answers

In-app money lessons help kids learn about wider money topics—so don’t be surprised if Buy Now Pay Later comes up at the dinner table!

A kids’ debit card built for their safety— and your confidence

  • Zero Liability Protection by Mastercard®
  • FDIC-insured accounts up to $250,000
  • Real-time spending notifications
  • GoHenry blocks unsafe spending categories
  • Chip and PIN-protected transactions
  • Secure PIN recovery in the app
  • Bank-level encryption
  • Easily block and unblock cards

Benefits of a kids’ debit card for parents

GoHenry is a kids’ debit card & app designed to help families learn about money together. With customized apps for parents & kids—it’s easy to stay in control.

Safe to spend

Parents set limits and help kids get to grips with their budget—there’s no overdraft & you can even block or unblock cards, too.

Send money

Set automatic allowance payments & transfer money in an instant.

Giving made easy

Set up donations to the Boys & Girls Club of America or create a savings goal for a chosen charity.

Get the whole fam involved

Family & friends can send money straight to your child’s card with Giftlinks.

An allowance card for kids

With GoHenry, paying allowance is easy for you and fun for kids. Set an amount in the app, the day you want to pay and their allowance arrives on their card weekly. Kids learn how to budget their money independently with cash on their card to spend, save or gift.

To help kids learn the power of earning, parents can set paid tasks in the app—as soon as kids tick them off they’ll automatically receive cash on their card. Want a bit more control? You also have the option to check tasks have been completed in-app before your child receives their allowance.

How to get started with GoHenry

Ready to give GoHenry a try? Sign up for a free trial and get access to all GoHenry features free for 30 days. After your free trial, your monthly fee will start at $4.99 per month per child.

Follow these simple steps:

Sign up for your 1-month free trial online

Download the app—kids can start learning through Money Missions instantly

Parents can set up allowance, tasks & add money to their child’s card

Your card will arrive within 5-7 days—don’t forget to activate it

Frequently asked questions

What age is a GoHenry kids debit card for?

GoHenry is for children ages 6-18. It’s a great way for them to learn about budgeting and managing their money. Plus, it also helps them develop healthy saving habits that will last a lifetime. Ultimately, we know that every family has a different approach to money and learning—so it’s up to you when you feel your child is ready to give GoHenry a try.

How much is a GoHenry kids debit card?

We currently charge one low monthly fee of just $4.99 per child per month. For families with up to four kids, it's just $9.98 per month. This gives you access to all of the features of GoHenry, including the children's debit card, paid tasks, parental controls, and more. You can find more about our pricing here.

How do I choose a GoHenry card?

You can choose from more than 45+ designs and customize them, too. A children's debit card with their name? Oh, yeah! Say hello to GoHenry and get your first month free when you try one of our prepaid debit cards for kids.

Where can you use GoHenry cards?

The GoHenry kids’ debit card can be used anywhere that Mastercard® is accepted. This includes online, in stores, and at ATMs.

Are kids' debit cards a good alternative to bank cards and credit cards?

GoHenry is for kids ages 6-18, which means children under 18 can start learning about money before they are eligible for a credit card and some bank cards. Our features have been designed specifically for this age group—and allow for safety and parent transparency at all times. From real-time spend notifications and instant transfers to the ability to set chores and pay pocket money—GoHenry is tailored to families. Plus, our safety features like the option to block and unblock cards, no overdraft facility and being able to block unsafe spend categories helps you stay in control, too.