Chime Temporary Card FAQs

Are you here in order to learn a little about facts associated with the Chime Temporary Debit Visa Card and what the details are all about or wondering what number to call and how to use this Chime Temporary Debit Visa Card to the best extent possible, then perfect! You have found the right article.

In this article, I’m going to give you all the Chime Temporary Debit Visa Card facts that you need to know about so that I can help you out with using your card and benefiting the most.

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How To Use Your Chime Temporary Card

While your new Chime Card is on its way, you can access your funds in a few different ways. You can use the temporary digital card feature available in the setting section of the Chime app. Once your physical card has been activated, the temporary digital card will be replaced with your new physical card.

The Chime temporary digital card shows in the Settings section with a complete card number, expiration date, and CVV. This temporary card can be used to buy things or pay bills online. 

With this information of your new card that’s on the way, you are allowed to go ahead and add your card to your Digital Wallet for Apple or Google Pay so you can make purchases at a point of sale. 

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You can also go ahead and link your temporary card to money transfer apps such as Venmo, Cash App, and Facebook Pay. Since there is no PIN, the card must be run as credit in this situation. 

Can I Use My Temporary Chime Card To Withdraw Money?

Chime doesn’t offer cardless ATM withdrawals, meaning you cannot withdraw money from Chime if you don’t have your debit card on you.

However, Chime supports Over-the-Counter (OTC) Withdrawals where you can hand your Chime card to a bank teller, and they will withdraw cash for you. Chime charges a $2.50 fee for each OTC Withdraw, and there is a limit of $500 per day. Also, remember that most banks have ATMs that support cash withdraws also.

How Long Until My Chime Visa Debit Card Arrives After Opening An Account? 

Your Chime Visa Debit Card is normally placed in the mail within 1 business day after your new account has been opened. 

Your new Chime Visa Debit Card will then typically take 7-8 business days (i.e., excluding weekends and holidays) to arrive at your home address. 

If you don’t have your Chime Visa Debit Card 8 business days after opening your Spending Account, contact Chime:

  1. Using the Chatbot in your Chime Mobile App
  2. Calling us at 1-844-244-6363

After we verify your home address, we’ll send a replacement Chime Card.

How To Activate My New Chime Visa Debit Card

Directly through the Chime mobile app (version 3.3 or later), you can activate your card:

  1. Log in, and you will see a card widget located at the top of the app that says “Card Status.”
  2. You will then see a big green button that says “Activate Card” in this widget.
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(If you don’t see this button, then ask the Chatbot to “Activate my card” The Chatbot is available at the top right side of the home screen) 

Don’t Have The Chime Account Phone App?

  1.  Log in to your Chime online account at www.chime.com  or Open Chime App on your phone.

(If you don’t have a phone app for Chime, you can download it by clicking here.)

I’ve misplaced my Chime Visa Debit Card. Is it possible to turn off my card?

If your Chime Visa Debit Card is ever lost or stolen, you can temporarily block it:

  1. Open the Chime app
  2. Then click on Settings and turn off Chime Card Transactions.
  3. Get a new card:
    1. Go to Settings and click “Replace My Card.”
    2. If you have issues with that app, you can call us at 1-844-244-6363

Contact Chime Visa Debit Card Account Customer Support

If you are having trouble using or depositing money onto your Chime card, 

then contact Chime Support at 844-244-6363.

You can also email Chime at support@chime.com.

If your balance is paid and you wish to cancel your account and/or card, you can do so one of two ways:

  1. Log into your Chime account and follow the directions to cancel your account. 
  2. Call Chime support at 844-244-6363. 
  • Then choose Option 1.  
  • Next, verify your information and then choose Option 4.
  • Listen to the responses and confirm the information is correct. 

Once you finish the call, your account closure should process around 11 Pm CST the same day. 

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