- How is a VISA Check Card different from a credit card?
- What should I do if my VISA Check Card is lost or stolen?
- Are there transaction fees for using my VISA Check Card?
- Can I use my VISA Check Card without a PIN to make purchases?
- How do I activate my VISA Check Card?
Q: How is a VISA Check Card different from a credit card?
A: Your VISA Check Card is not a credit card, so you aren’t billed finance charges. We deduct each purchase amount from your checking account and list the details on your monthly statement.
Q: What should I do if my VISA Check Card is lost or stolen?
A: To report your card lost or stolen, please contact us at 423-272-5800. If you need to report your card lost or stolen during our non-business hours, please contact our automated system at (888) 771-0033, press option 7. You will need your account number to report the card lost or stolen using the automated system.
Q: Are there transaction fees for using my VISA Check Card?
A: No, there are no transaction fees; however, as with the ATM card, foreign ATM fees still apply.
Q: Can I use my VISA Check Card without a PIN to make purchases?
A: Yes, you can use your Check Card just like you would a credit card. Simply swipe the card, or give it to the salesperson and the sign the receipt. Remember the purchase amount is deducted from your checking account.
Q: How do I activate my VISA Check Card?
A: To activate your VISA Check Card, you will need to do a PIN transaction. We strongly suggest you do a balance inquiry at any ATM location to activate your PIN prior to use.