Nope, if you don’t have money in your Cash App balance, Money will be drawn from a linked bank account or card. There are a few different ways you can add money to your balance.
Link a bank account:
Cash App works better when you link an existing bank account. Once you do, you can add money from your bank account to your Cash App balance so it’s quick and easy to send it. Linking your bank account makes receiving money easier too. When you cash out, your payments deposit instantly into your bank account.
Deposit paper money in stores:
You can deposit money into your Cash App balance at many participating retailers.
Set up direct deposits:
You can also deposit paychecks, tax returns, and more to your Cash App balance using your bank account and routing number. You can receive up to $25,000 per direct deposit, and up to $50,000 in a 24-hour period.
Cash App makes direct deposits available as soon as they are received, up to two days earlier than many banks. Your first deposit may take longer to become available depending on your employer.