Advice and answers from the BitPay Team

To activate your card, go to bitpay.com/visa/activate and provide your card number, expiration date, and the three-digit CVV number located on the back of your card. You'll then receive an email from no-reply@bitpay.com with instructions on setting up your BitPay cardholder account.

Be sure to immediately sign your card when you receive it to prevent fraudulent and unauthorized payments.

For US Residents: The BitPay Visa Prepaid Card is issued by Metropolitan Commercial Bank, member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa, U.S.A. Inc. “Metropolitan” and “Metropolitan Commercial Bank” are registered trademarks of Metropolitan Commercial Bank © 2014. Use of the Card is subject to the terms and conditions of the applicable Cardholder Agreement and fee schedule, if any.

For Non-US Residents: The BitPay Visa® Prepaid Card is issued by Wave Crest Holdings Limited pursuant to a license from Visa® Europe. Visa® is a registered trademark of Visa Incorporated. Wave Crest Holdings Limited is a licensed electronic money institution by the Financial Services Commission, Gibraltar.

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