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Get an extra layer of security when you shop online

In addition to our other ways of preventing, detecting, and resolving fraud, such as Fraud Alerts, we offer Verified by Visa, a free, simple-to-use service that confirms your identity with an extra password when you make an online transaction.

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How it works

  1. Activate the Verified by Visa feature. Enroll your credit or debit card in the Verified by Visa program now, on your participating card issuer's website or while shopping online.
  2. Shop at participating online merchants. Visit online merchants that display the Verified by Visa symbol for an added layer of protection.
  3. Enjoy enhanced security. Enjoy added peace of mind. Activate Verified by Visa on your Visa credit and debit cards.

Activate the Verified by Visa feature

It's easy and only takes a few moments to activate your card. You can activate right here on the secure Visa site, at your participating issuer's site or during the checkout process at a participating online merchant. However you activate, your information is protected.

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