For activating Wachovia Check Card, you can get online service to check balance and withdraw your money. At https://saf.wachovia.com/CheckCardActivate/Activation.jsp you can activate your Wachovia Check Card and get more details about it. Just by entering PIN and card number you can check your balance. You must know your card PIN. You can use your Wachovia ATM Check Card without transactions fees but abroad ATM is charging for transactions. By Wachovia Check Card you can buy at millions of location around the world. Wachovia has almost 1 million ATMs in 162 countries. You can get dispensed money in local currency. Your each foreign transaction will be charged at 3% on transaction value by International Service Assessment (ISA).
Wachovia provides financial services to persons, small business, corporate, institutional, and wealth management. Its Personal finance has online banking, retirement planning, investing, and insurance. For wachovia online banking service you have to login to your account on its official website www.wachovia.com. By online banking you can check accounts.
Wachovia Check Card activation online process:
- First of all you go on www.wachovia.com and you can get activation page on this site.
- Enter full 16 digit number of your Check Card
- Enter 4 digit Check Card PIN
There are three type of Wachovia Check Card:
- Wachovia Visa Check Card: The Check Card is used as check and an ATM card, without any service charge.
- Gold Check Card: Gold Check Card is providing to you Check Card plus benefits enhanced services as emergency card replacement or cash disbursement.
- Campus Card: The school which is joined with Wachovia banking, it issues Campus Card as student ID card issued.
Information about lost or stolen card: when your Check Card is lost or stolen, you can directly call on its customer service contact no. (800) 326-3862 and inform about it. Zero Liability Policy is covering your transaction when your Check Card is used without your consent. Zero Liability Policy does not apply for ATM transactions not processed by Visa.
You can use your Check Card like you would use a credit card. Just swipe your card and make payment to the seller or sign the receipt. You keep in mind that your purchase cost is deducted in your checking account. Wachovia Check Card and ATM card are not similar. ATM card only use in ATM center but Check card use in ATM center and also use it where Visa debit is accepted.