ACE Cash Express – 3611 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

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Rather than getting a credit card or opening a checking account, get the ACE Elite™ Prepaid Debit Card. Direct deposit your government benefits check or payroll check on to your prepaid debit card and get paid up to two days faster.1 Make online purchases or ATM transactions - use it wherever Visa® debit cards are accepted. The ACE Elite™ Card also allows you to pay bills online.

Unlike other companies, we cash most types of checks in any amount, even the hard to cash ones. Visit your nearest store to load money onto an ACE Elite™ Prepaid Debit Card or get your cash in hand. Get quick service when cashing your checks without the need for a bank account. Because our convenient check cashing service doesn't require a bank account, you can get your cash without a hassle. Turn to ACE!

Store Information


3611 State St
Santa Barbara, CA 93105


(805) 563-1142

Store Hours

  • Monday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Thursday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Friday 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed

How to Find Us

Look for us in Ontare Plaza at the corner of State St and S Ontare Rd. We are situated in-between Supercuts and Baskin-Robbins, so you can't miss us. We have a walk-in space with a reception area and plenty of free parking spaces. We offer helpful financial services such as ACE Elite™ Prepaid Debit Cards, check cashing, and MoneyGram® onsite. We have enjoyed being a Santa Barbara area one-stop financial shop since 2015.

Services offered at this location

  • Prepaid Debit Card ACE Elite Visa® Prepaid Debit Card
  • Check Cashing Check Cashing
ACE Cash Express Store - 3611 State Street - Santa Barbara - California - Front View

Public Transit Information

We can’t wait to see you! Pay us a visit via SBMTD: Bus line #3, #6, and #11 each have a stop at State and Ontare, which is a short walk across the street from our store.

What's Nearby

We are within walking distance from restaurants like Denny’s, Chick-fil-A, and Pizza Guru. ARCO gas station, U.S. Post Office, and Gelson’s Markets grocery store are not too far from us.