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Card Controls - enable and disable your debit cards instantly from your mobile app

Card Controls

Make your cards work for you.

Actively manage when, where, and how your Peoples Bank debit card is used, right from your smartphone! Turn your card off if it's lost, control spending by setting transaction limits, prevent fraud by establishing geographic boundaries, and more, with Card Controls.

How to use Card ControlsScreenshot of card control on a mobile device

  1. Log in to your Peoples Mobile Banking app and choose the 'More' option from the taskbar.
  2. Select the 'Card Controls' option from the menu.
  3. Choose which cards you'd like to enable Card Controls.
  4. Once your card is enabled, choose which controls you'd like to customize:
  5. If at any time you'd like to remove these controls, you can switch the toggle 'Off' to disable.


Control Types

Enable/Disable Card

In the unfortunate event that your card is lost or stolen, you can turn your card off immediately using the Card Controls feature in your mobile banking app. If it turns out to be a false alarm, you can instantly turn the card back on and resume normal use.

Location Controls

Through Location Controls you can establish regions where your card can be used. When enabled, any card activity from outside of your established regions will be denied. Location Controls also allows you to block any international transactions.

Transaction Types

Protect yourself from potential card fraud by enabling and disabling specific transaction types. If you know you don't use your card for online purchases, simply turn them off! You can instantly enable it again in the future as your needs change.

Merchant Types

Control the types of merchant categories where your card can be used, such as groceries, travel, gas station, or entertainment.

Threshold Amount

Trying to stay on budget? Set a dollar limit for transactions made on your card.

Get Mobile!

Card Controls is a complimentary service available now on the Peoples Mobile Banking app. Download the app today and take control of your debit card!

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