Visa Check Card
Writing a check in a store is like sending a letter by carrier pigeon: sure, it will work, but there's a much easier way. At The Bank of Georgia, you always have access to your balance. Your Visa® check card allows you to make purchases or withdraw funds easily so you never have to worry when you're light on cash. With this card in your wallet, your money is always just a swipe away.
- Visa Check Card
- Make purchases in stores and online
- Accepted more places than checks
- Get cash from any ATM anytime
- Free with any TBOG checking account
- Funds deducted automatically
- No monthly payments or finance charges
- Safer alternative to cash
- More convenient than checks
Call Center number for Card Activation and PIN Selection: 1-800-567-3451
If you receive a call from the card fraud department, or if you believe your card has been lost or stolen, let us know immediately. Click here to find out what to do.
- Verified by Visa
Make sure your card is protected. All Bank of Georgia check cards come with Verified by Visa protection. With this free service, you can make sure no one uses your card but you by requiring a password only you know on all online purchases.
- Outside the U.S.
TRAVELING OR PLANNING A VACATION SOON? IF YOU WILL BE USING YOUR CHECK CARD DURING YOUR TRAVELS PLEASE READ THIS IMPORTANT NOTICE!!
Check card fraud is prevalent and The Bank of Georgia is doing what it takes to protect you from the hassles of becoming a victim. We are asking you to inform us when you have travel plans outside your normal usage area. This is a red flag for check card fraud that may trigger our protection program and your ability to use your check card could be limited or even stopped. If you inform us of your travel plans in advance, we can ensure worry-free use of your card during your much anticipated vacation/trip. Contact us at 770-631-9488 or visit this page prior to your vacation for up-to-date information regarding check card usage.
Not just during your travels but at any time, being able to contact you is very important and can prevent your card from being blocked when suspected transactions may occur. Please ensure that your contact information with us is current. It is particularly important for a contact number, such as a cell phone number to be on file, in order for you to be reached at the time of your transaction.
Should you receive a call from the Card Fraud Detection Center or Voice Response Unit, please note the 6-digit code and call 1-866-750-9107. If a live agent calls and leaves you a message, the call back number is 1-800-262-2024. For outside the U.S., the call back number is 7-973-682-2652.
This Chart details the Check Card transaction types Allowed and blocked that are in place for TBOG check cards as of 03/10/2010:
|Country/State||Signature / Credit Point of Sale (POS) Transactions Allowed||Signature / Credit POS Transaction- Card # Manually Keyed Allowed||PIN Transactions Allowed||Internet / eCommerceAllowed|
|Antigua & Barbuda||YES||NO||YES||NO|
|Saint Kitts and Nevis||YES||NO||YES||NO|
|United Arab Emirates||NO||NO||YES||NO|