A lost or stolen card is just one area of concern in today's world where identity theft, skimming and other attacks are an unfortunate reality. If you believe your BFCU debit or credit card has been lost or stolen you can immediately block the card from transactions & either turn the card back on when it's located or use the app to report the lost/stolen card. When your card is "off", no withdrawals or purchases will be approved; so turning your card off when you know you aren't going to be using it can help safeguard against fraud.
If you are trying to establish or stick to a budget, CardValet can help. Set spending limits for general use or specify by merchant types such as gas, groceries or retail stores. Going on vacation or holiday shopping? Simply update your transaction controls to fit your spending needs. You can review your balances and transactions from anywhere using the CardValet App.
Whether they are at the local mall or away at college, your kids want to spend money. You aren't their personal ATM, but you do need a way to teach then good financial habits while supporting their needs and managing their spending. CardValet has convenient features like threshold limits, merchant categories and on/off controls that allow you to decide when, where and how a card can be used.
Simply download the CardValet application from the Apple Store or Google Play; see Quick Reference GuideOpens in New Window for details. Once you have registered your cards, you may: