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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
What is the difference between a Registered and Non-Registered PRESTO card?

All PRESTO cards are non-registered until a customer registers their PRESTO card.

Non-Registered (Anonymous) PRESTO Cards:

Non-registered cardholders can:
- Check their e-purse balance and the last 10 transactions online
- Load money onto the card (e-purse) online with a credit card
- Anonymous cards purchased online do not require activation

Note: No customer information is associated to the card.

Registered PRESTO Cards:

Registered cardholders can:
- Recover their balance if their card is lost or stolen
- PRESTO offers one overdraft trip for registered cardholders
- Set up autoload to automatically reload your card
- Obtain a Transit Usage Report for tax purposes

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