Your new PNC Cash Rewards® Visa® Credit Card will be ready to make purchases in just a few minutes no matter which method you use to activate it. PNC does not have a certain time limit within which you need to activate your card, but it’s best to do it as soon as possible.
How to Activate a PNC Cash Rewards® Visa® Credit Card
By phone: Call (800) 558-8472 or the number on the sticker attached to the front of the card. Verify your personal information (e.g. Social Security number, card number, or phone number associated with your application) to activate your PNC Cash Rewards® Visa® Credit Card.
On the website: Log in to your PNC account (or create an account if you don’t have one) and find the activation page. Enter any required security information. Activate your PNC Cash Rewards® Visa® Credit Card as instructed.
On mobile: Log in to the PNC mobile app using the same credentials that you’d use to log in online. Tap the credit card activation button, then enter any security information that’s requested on the following page.
If you have any trouble activating your card, PNC customer service can help you out. You can give them a call at (800) 558-8472.
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