Go to an automatic teller machine.
Insert your card, use your PIN or your temporary PIN, and follow the instructions on screen.
Some banks may require you to go through an activation screen, while other banks may automatically activate the card when you enter the PIN.
Others require you to do a balance inquiry.
How do I activate my first bank ATM card?
Log in to the MOBILE APP, select Manage Cards, select the card, then choose Activate. Using these same steps, you have the option to suspend your card and reactivate it whenever you choose, or Log in to ONLINE BANKING, select the Options tab, then choose ATM/Debit Card and click Activate, or
How do I activate my new debit card?
Then, find the option for debit card activation and follow the prompts. Visit your bank to get your card activated in person. You can visit the closest branch of your bank to get your card activated. Bring the new card and your personal identification, like a driver’s license.
How do I know if my ATM card is activated?
Call Debit Card Company
Call the phone number on the back of the card and enter your card number when prompted. Your debit card company may have an automated system that will verify whether your card is activated and walk you through activation if it is not.