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Bank of America Debit Card Activation
Bank of America provides its customers with multiple ways to activate their Debit Cards safely and securely. If you are a BOA Debit Cardholder, you can use Bank of America Online Banking, Mobile App, ATM, or Phone System for activating it virtually. And if you want to perform the activation in person you will have to schedule an appointment visit the center. Among all of these, you can select any one option according to your convenience.
Bank of America Debit Card Activation Online
Online is the quickest way of activating your Bank of America Debit Card. To use the service and activate your Bank of America Debit Card over the web, you can take the following steps. Before beginning, just keep your new card along with the package sent to you in the mail handy.
- Visit the Bank of America Card Activation website at www.bankofamerica.com
- If you are an existing Bank of America customer registered with Online Banking, select the first option, “Sign in to Online Banking” from the left-hand side.
- Enter your Bank of America Online ID and Passcode in their fields.
- Click the secure “Sign In” button.
- Not a BOA Online Banking customer? Then, you have to click the “Enroll in Online Banking” button from the lower right of the page.
- And, provide the required details i.e. Bank of America Card or Account Number, SSN, TIN, etc. to create a digital account with Bank of America.
- After the enrollment return to the login page and sign in
- Provide the requested information from your Bank of America Debit Card to verify your identity.
- Follow the instructions on your screen to finish your card activation.
Once done, you will get a confirmation message stating your Bank of America Debit Card is successfully active and ready for access.
Bank of America Debit Card Activation by App
Instead of activating your Bank of America debit card on the BOA website, you can use its mobile app to perform the task. You can get the Bank of America Mobile Banking App on the Google Play for your Android device or the Apple App Store if you use an iPhone or iPad.
After you download the app open it on your phone and sign in with your BOA Online ID and Passcode. Tap the Bank of America debit card you want to activate. Follow the prompts and enter a few card details such as CVV. Lastly, tap the “Activate” button and your Bank of America Debit Card will be activated.
Activate Bank of America Debit Card by ATM or Purchase
You can also activate your Bank of America Debit Card by using it at an ATM or for a purchase if you have a PIN for it. Simply make a purchase with your new BOA debit card and current PIN, the card will be automatically activated.
Alternatively, you can go to any Bank of America ATM and use your new Debit Card with the PIN for the activation. To find your nearest BOA ATM location, you can use the online locator. Just visit the Bank of America website, www.bankofamerica.com. Navigate to the bottom of the page and click on the “Locations” link from the left.
Activate Bank of America Debit Card by Phone
If any problem occurs with the activation processes mentioned above for your Bank of America Debit Card, you can use the phone system. For that, you can call the number comes with your new Bank of America Debit Card or call at the following number.
Bank of America Debit Card Activation Phone Number: 800-432-1000
From outside the US, dial the International Phone Number: 1-315-724-4022
Activate Bank of America Debit Card in Person
To activate your Bank of America Debit Card, you can meet and speak with a specialist at a financial center. To make an appointment you can visit secure.bankofamerica.com/secure-mycommunications/public/appointments/
You can always go directly to the financial center to meet with an associate. In that case, you may wait in line. Better you schedule an appointment and save your time.
Bank of America Debit Card Services & Benefits
An active Bank of America Debit Card simplifies banking for your busy life with its convenient and secure features and offers. Using a Bank of America Debit Card, you can
- Use the funds in your BOA checking account when and where you want
- Make purchases in-store, in-app or online
- Get cashback deals of your choice in Online and Mobile Banking
- No monthly bills, recurring fees, and interest payment
- Enroll in Keep the Change and round it up to the nearest dollar with your BOA debit card purchase
- Add your card digital wallet like Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay, fit bit Pay, or Garmin Pay to pay without plastic and with faster and easier checkout
- Make contact less payment by opening the digital wallet and holding the phone on the card reader at card less checkout and ATM
- $0 Liability Guarantee for credit fraudulent transactions
- Lock the card when it is misplaced or stolen to help prevent unauthorized purchases and withdrawals and unlock when you find it.
- Use Online or Mobile Banking to manage and keep the track of your Bank of America Debit Card 24/7 and more
Bank of America Contact Information
Bank of America Debit Card Customer Service Number: 844-375-7028