Consumers that were preapproved for a Mercury Mastercard and completed the online application process to get accepted and extended a credit line should consider a few more steps before using their new card.
Activate Your Mercury Mastercard
Before you can make any purchases with your Mercury card users will need to first activate their card online. The process is simple visit [dcl=7278]and look for the Activate My Card link.
Enter in your new card number,last 4 digits of your social security number,and your birth month and year. At the end of this short activation process your new Mastercard will be ready for use.
Manage Your Account Online
The next step is to register for online account access. This options allows you to manage your account online without relying on your monthly billing statement for information. You can register for an account and begin monitoring all of your account related activity online.
You will have access to your Mercury credit card balance,transactions,credit limit,make edits to your personal information,setup alerts,etc. All of this information is accessible using your username and password including via your mobile devices. You can access this information while on the go.
Pay Your Bill Online
For many cardholders the most important step is paying your credit card bill online each month. Compared to paying your bill by telephone or mail the online option is by far the easiest and most convenient. You can pay anytime of the day without needing to speak with a representative for assistance.
Paying online is a free service while the phone pay option requires a fee. Simply setup your bank account for electronic draft and you can pay your bill each month online. There is also an auto pay feature where your account will automatically pay your bill each month.