Checking out? Don’t let the pressure of paying get to you.

Shopping this time of year should be fun, but sometimes it can be stressful when you’re trying to figure out which card to use. Keep it simple – Affinity Plus debit and credit cards carry a variety of features that ensure your checkout experience is easy, fun and safe.

connect your Affinity Plus debit or credit card to your Apple device. To learn how, visit our Apple Pay article. Try Visa checkout and have your payment and shipping information saved in one spot - your computer, tablet or phone.

ontrol your card activity with the Card Lock app. Pick and choose from a variety of alerts and controls. Misplaced your card? You can lock it so all transactions are declined. Want to stay on top of your card’s activity? You can block international or Internet transactions, set up and receive alerts via email or text for payment due dates and more. Find more tips and tricks on our Card Lock blog. You can also download the Card Lock app in the App store.

Stay on track
with the Affinity Plus credit card app. Whether you’re out on the town or snuggled up on the couch with some hot cocoa, you can easily track your recent and pending transactions, make a payment, initiate a dispute on a transaction, and view your next payment amount and due dates. The app is available for download on Apple or Android devices.

Spend less time worrying
about holiday hackers trying to access your card information. All Affinity Plus Visa debit and credit cards are enhanced with the latest security, EMV Chip Technology, which encrypts your personal card information into a micro –chip embedded into the card. The biggest benefit of EMV chip technology is the reduction in card fraud resulting from counterfeit, lost and stolen cards. Read more here on the positive impact of EMV technology for Affinity Plus members. Affinity Plus cardholders are also protected with Visa’s Zero Liability Program and 24/7 fraud monitoring. Get up to speed on how Visa protects you here.