To contact Barclaycard, call (866) 928-8598 and press #0. Then, listen to the menu options and choose the one that better describes the reason for your call. This process will get you in contact with a live representative who should be able to answer your questions or direct you to the appropriate department.
Press #0 and listen carefully to the options provided by the automated system.
Choose the option that better describes the reason for your call.
Wait to be connected to a live representative.
Another way to contact Barclays is to log in to your online account and select “Contact Us” to send a secure message or start a chat session with a rep. Finally, you can contact Barclaycard by sending a letter to their mailing address for general inquiries:
General Correspondence Card Services P.O. Box 8801 Wilmington, DE 19899-8801
Chatting with a customer service representative online or over the phone is the fastest way to get in touch with Barclays because you can talk to a live rep 24/7. Sending a secure message is also quite fast, as Barclays will try to get back to you within 24 hours.
To report a lost Barclays credit card, immediately call Barclays customer service at 1 (877) 523-0478. Barclays will cancel the lost card and send a replacement credit card after verifying your identity over the phone. Barclays also allows you to report a lost credit card through their website.
Inform the customer service representative that you’ve lost your credit card.
Verify your identity by providing any requested information, such as your date of birth or the last four digits of your Social Security number.
Ask the Barclays rep to cancel your old credit card and send a replacement.
Replacement cards from Barclays will generally arrive within 7-10 business days. You can try to get rush delivery when you call to report the lost card, but make sure to ask whether there will be a fee. Once you receive the replacement card, you will need to activate it before making any purchases.
Finally, you won’t be held liable for fraudulent charges made by anyone who may have found or stolen your Barclays card. This is because all Barclays credit cards have a $0 liability guarantee. That said, you should still report any unauthorized charges as soon as you notice them on your billing statement.
You can check your Barclaycard application status on the Barclays application status webpage. Just enter your last name, the last 4 digits of your Social Security Number, your zip code, and your email address. It can take Barclays can 7-14 days to approve or deny credit card applications.
If your application is still pending online, you can call the Barclays reconsideration line at … read full answer(866) 408-4064 for a faster decision. The reconsideration line is intended as an appeal option for people who’ve been denied a credit card, but it’s also helpful if you want to speak to a Barclays employee about a pending application. They should have the latest information about your application status.
You won’t be able to check on the status of a credit application through the main customer service lines. If you call to check on an application, the automated system will direct you to the Barclays application status website.
What to Do if You’re Denied
Approved applicants will get their new Barclays credit card within 14 days of approval. If you’re denied, you’ll receive a letter in the mail within 30 days explaining why. Denied applicants who have extra information that could potentially tip the scales the other way can call the Barclaycard reconsideration line at (866) 408-4064. You’ll be connected with an analyst who can discuss your application. The line is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
To track your Barclays credit card’s delivery status, request expedited delivery during the application process over the phone or online and follow the tracking instructions that Barclays customer service emails to you after you request it over the phone. You can only track expedited cards, as you won’t get a tracking number for cards that are shipped via regular mail. Keep in mind, though, that there may be a $15-$29 fee for expedited shipping.… read full answer
Barclays credit cards are shipped with FedEx, so the tracking information will give instructions for locating your credit card through that shipping company. The expedited card should take approximately 1-2 business days to be delivered. Credit cards from Barclays that aren’t expedited normally take 7-14 calendar days to be delivered.
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