Card Activation

How to activate your Truist debit or credit card

Activating your new card is easy. Review the options available to you based on your card type. Once your new Truist card is activated, destroy any temporary or expired cards as they will no longer work.

Activate your personal or small business debit and credit cards.

Sign in to online banking.

Use your online banking user ID and password to sign in and activate your card.


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Call us.

Contact our automated system at 800-963-2262 to activate your card.

Download our mobile app.

Download Truist Mobile. Then sign in and activate your card.

QR Code to open Apple or Google play app.

Scan this code with your phone’s camera to download Truist Mobile. Then sign in and activate your card.

Having trouble activating your small business card?

Contact your organization’s card administrator, who can sign in to online banking and activate your card.

Activate a Corporate, Purchasing, Fleet, or One Card.

Please call 800-963-2262 to activate. For additional questions, contact your program administrator.