Prohibited Countries List

You are not permitted to use your card in a prohibited country. Any attempted ATM or point-of-sale transactions with your card will be declined in any of the countries listed below.

MetaBank’s prohibited countries include:

Albania
Belarus
Burundi
Central African Republic
Cuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Ethiopia
Iran
Iraq
Lebanon

Libya
Mali
Myanmar/Burma
Nicaragua
North Korea
Russia
Somalia
South Sudan
Sudan
Syria

Turkey
Ukraine
Venezuela
Yemen
Zimbabwe

In abiding by these prohibitions, you are partnering with MetaBank in its commitment to fight fraud, money laundering and terrorist financing. We comply with sanctions put in place by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), an agency of the U.S. Department of the Treasury that administers and enforces economic and trade sanctions based on U.S. foreign policy and national security goals. We continue to review guidance provided to us by OFAC, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) and other reputable industry and internal sources regarding sanctioned and prohibited countries. FATF is the global, standard-setting body for anti-money laundering and combating terrorism.