So you just got your shiny new Wisely card in the mail – congratulations! 🎉 Now it’s time to activate it so you can start using your card to shop, pay bills, and access cash. Activating it is super simple and I’ll walk you through the whole process step-by-step in this handy guide.
What You’ll Need Before Activation
- Your new Wisely card (it will have a 16-digit card number and expiration date)
- Access to the internet on a computer, phone, or tablet
And that’s it! Let’s dive in.
Activate Online Through the Wisely Website
Activating online at www.activatewisely.com is the fastest and easiest way to get your card up and running. Here are the steps:
- Ensure your device is connected to the internet. This process works best with a strong, reliable connection.
- Launch your internet browser and type www.activatewisely.com into the address bar.
- Enter your 16-digit Wisely card number and expiration date when prompted.
- Check the “I’m not a robot” box.
- Carefully review all the details to make sure they are correct.
- Click “Continue” – you’re almost there!
- Follow any remaining prompts to set up your Personal Identification Number (PIN).
And that’s seriously all there is to it! Your Wisely card should now be fully activated and ready to use. 🙌
“Activating my card online took less than 5 minutes. Super quick and easy!”
Activate By Phone
If you prefer to activate your card over the phone, no worries – Wisely has you covered there too.
To activate by phone:
- Call 1-866-313-9029.
- Follow the automated instructions to activate your card and set up your PIN.
Be sure to save this phone number (
1-866-313-9029) somewhere handy in case you ever need it again down the road.
Ready, Set, Use Your Wisely Card! ✅
Now that your shiny new Wisely card is all activated, you can…
- Shop anywhere that accepts Mastercard debit cards
- Get cash at ATMs
- Check your balance using the Wisely Mobile App or at myWisely.com
- Set spending limits and track purchases
And so much more! Whip that cute card out at the store, pump some gas, treat yourself to a latte. The options are endless.
For even more details on managing your account and card, check out this nifty Wisely benefits checklist:
Key Benefits of Your Wisely Card
- Direct deposit capability
- Personalized card with your name
- Load checks or cash
- Built-in EMV chip for security
- Mobile app to check transactions
- Helps reduce money waste
- No need to carry cash
Pretty awesome right? We think so too. 😎 So get out there and start tapping, dipping, or swiping that new Wisely card!
Let us know if any other activation questions come up. We’re always happy to help!