Rage Against the FeesOctober 27, 2017
Now Available: Card Valet®
It’s Your Card, On Your Terms!
Get the FREE* mobile app that lets you control your debit card usage and spending on the go. CardValet® helps you manage your finances, while protecting you from fraud, by controlling how, when, and where your Secured Advantage Federal Credit Union debit cards are used through your smartphone.
CardValet® allows you to:
- Turn your debit card ‘on’ and ‘off’
- Establish transaction controls for dollar amounts, merchant categories (i.e. grocery store or restaurant), and geographic locations (i.e. Greenville, SC or within 5 miles of your current location)
- Receive alerts when your debit card is used, approved, or exceeds the transaction controls set by you
- Stay informed of potential fraud with alerts on attempted, declined transactions
- Get real-time balances for your accounts
Use CardValet® in everyday life
- Control Spending – If you’re trying to establish or stick to a budget, CardValet® can help! Set spending limits for general use or specific thresholds by merchant types such as gas, groceries, or retail stores. You can also establish these controls by geographic location, such as specific cities. The flexible app lets you change these parameters anytime with ease via your mobile device. Going on vacation? Holiday shopping? Simply update your transaction controls to fit your spending needs!
- Use the CardValet® app to check your account balances in real time
- Fraud Protection – Turning your debit card ON and OFF helps safeguard against fraud! When your card is “OFF” no withdrawals or purchases will be approved, except for previously scheduled recurring transactions. When your card is “ON”, only transactions within your specified preferences will be processed.
- Transaction controls allow your debit card to only work in specific location or geographic areas to add an additional layer of protection.Real-time alerts keep you informed when your card is used or declined.
- Parental Controls – Support your child’s financial needs, while managing their spending. Using features, such as threshold limits, merchant categories, location, and on/off controls you decide where, when, and how your child uses their debit card.
Getting Started – Download the FREE* CardValet App on your smartphone, enter your debit card information, and then customize your usage settings and alert preferences!