In this interesting and educative blog post I’ll be emphasizing on how to activate your NetSpend card.
Now some people find it hard to activate their NetSpend card, I’ll like to tell you that it’s actually pretty easy, and I’ll be showing you the procedures in this post, stick around to find out.
But before we go into that, I’ll like to shed some light on what NetSpend is.
What Is NetSpend?
NetSpend is a company with a prepaid debit card.The company is based in Austin, Texas, United States, and is a registered agent of The Bancorp Bank amongst a list of others.
This company offers Visa and MasterCard to its customers. State and Federal regulated financial institution partner with NetSpend to issue cards, which are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
Customers provide the company (NetSpend) with their names, addresses etc, once the company gets the information, they process it and send the customers personalized cards that they activate it and load with funds.
The cards allows customers to access, spend, withdraw and manage money.
There are claims by the company that its cards offer advantages to customers who do not have banking accounts, credit cards or access to traditional financial services.
You have access to features such as direct deposit of employer or government cheques, text alerts, person to person bank transfers, a reward program and many more…
Now that we know all about NetSpend, why they were created and what they stand for, let’s dive right in to the topic of the day.
How To Activate Your NetSpend Card
Now activating your NetSpend card is actually very easy but some people still find it complicated.
There are two ways to activate your NetSpend card;
- online and
- through your mobile phone
And both ways are easy.
How To Activate Your NetSpend Card Using Your Mobile Phone:
To activate your NetSpend card using your mobile phone, once it arrives at the mail, just call NetSpend at 1-866-387-7363 (1-86-NETSPEND) to activate your card.
Once the call goes through, a customer service representative will ask for your card number, the security code and information that will confirm your identity.
Once the representative confirms that he/she has successfully activated your card. It automatically becomes available for use.
How To Activate Your NetSpend Card Online
Once you receive your NetSpend card, visit the NetSpend website “NetSpend.com” and click on the icon at the top right corner of the page, it is usually labeled “Activate card”.
All you have to do after the page loads is to enter your card number and the security code that’s provided with your card.
The click “continue”, you should receive a confirmation message that your can has Ben successfully activated.
Conclusion: How To Activate Netspend Card
Once you successfully activate your NetSpend card.
You can now load funds to your debit card and use it for various transactions.
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