Can I use a prepaid credit card to verify my identity? Ella August 13, 2020 18:26 Updated Follow Unfortunately, we are unable to accept prepaid credit cards as a valid form of identification at this time. Related articles Does it cost me anything to verify my identity using a credit card? I was unable to verify using my credit card but I’m noticing a $1 charge on my account. Why is that? Why can't I verify my identity via phone? I don’t have a cell phone. Can I still use Updater? How will I know if I have successfully verified my identity?