STUDENT CREDIT CARD

A simpler way to fund and monitor student spending in Canada.

  • SideKick Card offers an easier way for parents to fund, monitor, and manage how their child spends money while studying abroad.
  • SideKick is easy to use, sending money is fast, and it’s the ultimate peace of mind tool for parents.

Stay in control of how the funds are spent.

  • Choose how your child spends their money through individual categories. You can set spending budgets for categories like education, food, entertainment, living expenses, and more.

 Build good spending habits with transparent monitoring.

  • Keep tabs on how your child is spending their money. See how much they spend in each category, track individual transactions, and view remaining balances.

 

Quickly fund your child’s prepaid card.

  • We’ve created a faster way for you to guarantee that your child has the money they need. Funding is fast, uses your local currency, and is a painless process.

Safe, secure, and easy to manage.

  • Did your child lose their card? You can instantly lock the card using the mobile or web app. Access to funds is restricted until the card is unlocked or a new one is assigned to the account.

Save money by eliminating costly conversion fees.

  • Why pay more just for your child to access your money? Our platform eliminates the need to pay -conversion fees on every transaction you make by processing them in Canadian Dollars.

Benefits

Transparent Monitoring

Parents and students can track transactions, view balances, and lock their SideKick Card.

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Better Exchange Rate

Take advantage of exchange rates, load a lump sum of money and control what amount is transferred to the student's card.

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Use it Anywhere

Use your SideKick Card anywhere Visa is accepted in store or online.

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Parents Save Money

No conversion fees on every transaction students make!

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Safe & Secure

Instantly lock or unlock the card. Access to the money is restricted until the card is found or a new card is added to the SideKick App.

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Parents in Control (coming soon)

Parents will be able to set spending budgets for categories like groceries, eating out, shopping, travel, fun, and more.

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Send Money Quickly

Sending money is simple and uses the parent's local currency. 

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Reliable

Replacement cards arrive quickly to a Canadian address, eliminating the unnecessary wait and worry!

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Financial Education (coming soon)

SideKick helps students to budget and access deals and discounts while they are away.

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SIDEKICK can support the following countries, with a domestic bank transfer option:

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Bulgaria
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Czechia
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Kuwait
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • UK