Help your loved ones and save money on transfers.

Send money to your friends and family. Instant transfers to their Plato card. Monitor and control your loved ones’ spending, all from your phone.

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Money in the hands of your loved ones in just a few easy steps

Download Plato app and open an account
Top up the balance on your account
Add family and friends and order Plato cards for them
Give money, with control and transparency on spending

Get started with Plato in just a few simple steps

Have your ID ready and you can open your Plato account in just a few clicks! Simply link one of your bank cards to Plato so you can top up your balance.

Add family and friends to your account

Link your loved ones to your account so you can order Plato cards for them to use and monitor transfers and spending from your phone.

Transfer money

Send money to your loved ones’ card in just a couple of clicks.. Do this any time, anywhere from your phone.

Fully control spending

Your loved ones can spend via card, cash, account, mobile. Set card limits and track how money is spent.

Why Plato?

Send money anywhere in the world

Your friends and family can use the Plato card anywhere in the world.

Send money to your friends and family in just a few clicks

Open your account in minutes, all from your phone.

Start immediately by ordering Plato cards

Load your account and we’ll send you Plato cards immediately.

Cards for you and your family

Order cards for your family, so you can instantly send them cash, any time, from your phone.

Full control over how money is spent

Set limits on when and where the card is used, how much and on what. Full transaction transparency on your phone.

Low transaction fees

Clear pricing with no hidden fees on transactions or FX.

Frequently asked questions

What is Plato?

Plato is a remittance app that allows you to send money to your family and friends via a debit card. Transfers are instant and cheap, allowing you full control from your mobile phone. Accounts can be denominated in GBP or EUR and Plato cards can be used anywhere in the world.

How do I open a Plato account?

Opening an account is easy. Download the Plato app from the App Store (iOS) or Google Play Store (Android) and complete the onboarding process in a few clicks. You simply need to enter your details and have an ID document ready (national ID card, driving license, or passport) in order to confirm your identity. Top up your balance and you’re ready to start immediately with virtual cards until you receive your physical cards.

How does Plato work?

Simply put, Plato is a money transfer app which allows you to have total control through your phone. It’s simple and safe to use, and is instant and cheaper than other remittance providers. Easy steps are:
a) Open account (just verify your identity in a few simple steps and you are in)
b) Add money to your account (link any bank card)
c) Link family members or friends as users and order physical cards for them
d) Send them money easily and instant, and control their card spending

In which countries is Plato available?

Anyone over 18 years old and a resident of the following European Economic Area (EEA) can open a Plato account. List of EEA countries:

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom.

You can send money to your friends or family via Plato card to any country in the world. Wherever your loved ones are, Plato money allows money to reach them.

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Is Plato card a credit, debit or prepaid card?

Plato is a debit Mastercard® that allows you, or your friends and family, to spend the funds that have been loaded onto it, like on any debit card. The cards are accepted at 35 million locations worldwide and are linked to your Plato account, so you have instant access to your funds any time, anywhere. Cash can be withdrawn at any ATM where Mastercard is supported.

What is the Plato virtual card?

The Plato virtual debit Mastercard® allows you to use the funds in your account to make online purchases wherever Mastercard® is accepted. As it is a virtual card, it cannot be used offline or at ATMs. Once your Virtual Debit Mastercard® is generated, you will notice the 16-digit card number appear on the screen, along with the Security Code (CVV) and the Expiry date. You can now use that Plato Virtual generated card number for online payments.

What can I do with my Plato card?

Your Plato card can do everything your usual cards do! Just load your card and take out cash or pay for anything you need — online shopping, bill payments or in store purchases. The benefit of using the Plato card is that you have full transparency of your spending and of your family and friends who you transfer funds to.

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How do I send money with Plato?

1. Open an account in minutes via the Plato App

2. Load your wallet from any of your cards and access virtual card immediately

3. Order physical cards for your family

3. After they receive physical cards, you can instantly send them cash, any time, from your phone

4. And even more, you can set limits on when and where the card is used, how much and on what. Full transaction transparency on your phone

Does the recipients need to have a Plato account to receive the money?

No, but if they want to they can also install the app to enjoy all the benefits of Plato on their phone. With the Plato card alone, your friends and family can receive money, withdraw money from ATMs, pay online and in-store.

What is “request payment”?

Plato payment request is a quick and easy way to ask for money. When a Plato card holding members need some cash, they can use the app to send you a request with details such as amount, currency and description. You will receive notification and can decide whether to act on the request.

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