How to Activate Your Walmart Credit Card
If you applied for and received a Walmart credit card, then you have an active account with Capital One in the United States.
Canadian customers receive a Mastercard® issued by Walmart Financial.
When you receive an unmarked envelope in the mail with this new credit card, there will be a sticker on the front of it. You will want to follow the activation instructions found there.
If you lost this sticker or one didn’t arrive on the card, then you can follow these steps to complete the activation process.
How to Activate a Walmart Credit Card in Canada
The easiest way to activate your Walmart credit card for Canadian use is to complete the process over the phone. You will want to call 1 (877) 965-7848.
You can also activate the new credit card online at this Walmart MoneyCard website.
The activation process can begin if you received a temporary card for immediate purchases or the permanent personalized one you received in the mail.
You’ll need to provide the 16-digit card number, its expiry date, and the CVV.
How to Activate a Walmart Credit Card Online
Capital One provides a Walmart portal that helps you to manage your credit card online. You can visit that website by clicking the Capital One Walmart Portal.
If you already have a Capital One online account, then you can sign in to begin the activation process. When this is your first time with this issue, then you’ll need to set up an account before proceeding.
You can begin the setup process by visiting the enrollment page for Capital One.
You will eventually get directed toward an activation page. Capital One requires you to enter your account number with the three-digit security code found on the back.
You also have the option to complete the process through the Capital One app.
What If I Don’t Want an Online Profile?
Capital One requires cardholders to register for online account access as part of the initial activation process.
You can request help with the activation by contacting a customer care representative at Capital One. Call 1 (800) 227-4825 to discuss your personal credit card activation.
If you have trouble setting up your online account to activate your Walmart credit card, then Capital One provides a separate number to call. You will want to dial 1 (866) 750-0873.
Customers who live outside of the United States or Canada can call collect at 1 (804) 934-2001.