How do I activate my card?
Once you’ve received your card in the post, it’s really easy to activate:
- Text CARD followed by the last 4 digits of the long number on the front of your card to 81122 or 07786 200 077
- Or call our automated phone service on 0161 779 5000 and follow the instructions. We'll include instructions and everything else you need to know in the accompanying letter.
- To activate your thinkmoney credit card, visit thinkmoneycreditcard.capitalone.co.uk/activate or download the Capital One mobile app.
- To activate your credit card by phone, call us on 0800 952 5315. We’re open 7.30am-9pm Monday to Friday and 8.30am-5pm Saturday.