Before you can start spending with your physical Wealthsimple Cash card, you'll need to activate it and add funds to your account.
If you don't have a physical Wealthsimple Cash card yet, you can request one using the Wealthsimple app.
Tip: Your digital card gets activated as soon as you open a Cash account. You can access your digital card in the Wealthsimple app, and add it to your phone's wallet.
Activate your physical Wealthsimple Cash card
To activate your Wealthsimple Cash card directly from your app, follow these steps:
- Log in to your Wealthsimple mobile app
- Tap the Cash tab (Card icon) at the bottom of your screen
- Select Activate your physical card and then Get started
- Enter in your card's Expiry date and CVV
- Create a 4-digit PIN, confirm your PIN and then tap Set up your PIN
- Your physical Wealthsimple card will then be activated
To activate your Wealthsimple Cash card over the phone, follow these steps:
- Call +1 877-868-0854 to activate your card and set your PIN
- Add funds to your account if you haven't already
- Sync your PIN by using your physical card in person
Note: You need to sync your PIN within 365 days of getting your card. The best way to do this is by going to an ATM and performing a transaction — such as a balance check or withdrawal.
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