Is a Credit Check Required for Me to Obtain a Card? Sabina June 10, 2020 14:19 Updated Follow Since this card is a prepaid debit card, we do not need to perform a check against your credit record. Related articles My question isn't here! How do I get help? Can I Let Another Person Use My Card? The BitPay Virtual Card Can I still make purchases if I don't have money on my card? Why do you need this information (social security number, government ID) for my BitPay Card order? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.