The next course of action to do if you’ve been approved a Tangerine credit card account is to activate your card. This is usually done after you’ve received your new card in the mail. Now, due to the diversity of the Tangerine Bank’s customer base, there are various ways available to activate your Tangerine card depending on the one that suits you.
Whether you’re using the Money-Back Credit Card or World MasterCard variant, Tangerine bank has got you covered. Continue reading below to learn how to activate your card.
Activate Your Tangerine Credit Card Over the Telephone
This is the oldest and most commonly used method of activation. Simply call the number at the back of your Tangerine card to get started. You’ll be asked to verify your identity and card details to proceed. Once your identity has been verified, your card shall be activated accordingly. If you’ve torn the sticker or for one reason can’t locate the phone number, simply call 1-866-700-4610 to activate your card.
Activate Your Tangerine Credit Card Online
Log in to your credit card account on the Tangerine Bank Online Banking portal here. Once you’re logged in, head over to the “My Accounts” section and tap on the “Activate Card” button to continue. Enter your card details into the fields provided, and click “Done” to submit your request.
Now I’ve Activate My Card, What Next?
Once your card has been activated you can start using it right away to buy stuff online, at the gas stations, convenience stores, merchant, pay your utility bills, etc. However, know that you’ll only be on good standing if you regularly manage your credit card account online.
Now, what do I mean by managing your credit card online? Well, if you read your credit card fine print thoroughly, you’ll know that you’re required to make a monthly payment on your card to avoid late penalty fees or credit default.
Also, you might want to update your information, check your balance, or view your account statement. You can do all these things conveniently when you sign in to your account online. Alternatively, you can also use the telephone banking option too as well if you wish.
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How Can I Access My Tangerine Credit Card Account Online?
- Visit the Tangerine Bank Online Banking portal here
- Next, enter your Client Number, Card Number or Username into the box shown
- Finally, tap the “Log Me In” button to access your account.
Forgotten your Client Number, Card Number, or Username? Don’t worry, simply click on the “Forgot your login?” link and follow the prompt instructions to retrieve your login details.
How to Pay Tangerine Credit Card
You can pay your credit card bill over the phone by calling Tangerine Bank on 1-888-826-4374. Alternatively, you can also pay your credit card bill when you sign in to your account online. Follow this link to sign in to your credit card account. Once you’ve logged in your account, simply click on the “Pay Bill” option and fill in your details in the form shown. Finally, verify your information before clicking on the “Pay” button.
Things to Avoid While Using Your Card
Here is a list of things to avoid while using your credit card:
- Avoid late payment of your credit card bills
- Never disclose your credit card information to anyone
- Always check your credit card statement to see if your payments are reflecting correctly
- Spend within your credit limit.