Just got a new Macy’s credit card in the mail? Exciting! But before you can start earning rewards and discounts, you need to activate it. Activating your card is super easy and only takes a few minutes.
In this quick guide, I’ll walk you through how to activate your new Macy’s card so you can start using it ASAP.
A Bit About Macy’s Credit Cards
For anyone unfamiliar, Macy’s credit cards are basically loyalty cards that give you rewards and perks for shopping at Macy’s. Some key benefits include:
- Discounts: You get special offers and promos only for cardholders.
- Rewards: You earn points on purchases that translate into Macy’s money.
- Financing: Options like deferred interest if you need to make a big purchase.
So in short, totally worth getting and activating one!
Activating Your New Card Online at macys.com/activate
Ok, let’s get your new card up and running! Here are the steps:
- Have your new card ready and grab:
- Card number
- Your name as it appears on the card
- Security code
- Last 4 digits of the primary cardholder’s SSN
- Go to the activation website: macys.com/activate
- Enter all the info from your card when prompted
- Click “Verify”
- Follow the instructions to complete activation
You’ll have to provide some personal info, but the process is very straight-forward. Just follow along with the steps on the activation site.
And that’s it, your new Macy’s card will now be activated and ready to use!
Other Ways to Activate
If you prefer, there are a couple other options to activate your card:
- By phone: Call the number on the activation sticker (usually 1-888-257-6757). Follow the prompts to activate with your card info.
- Mobile app: Download the Department Stores National Bank app, log in, and use the activation button.
But the website is usually the quickest and easiest way to get your card up and running.
Get Excited About Your New Card!
Now that your card is active, go treat yourself to something nice at Macy’s! Just don’t forget to pay your bill on time each month.
And if you ever have issues or questions about your Macy’s credit card, you can call customer service at 888-257-6757. The reps are available 24/7 to help out.
So get ready to shop and start earning rewards! Let me know if you have any other questions about activating or using your new Macy’s credit card.