If you have a Citizens Bank Debit card you receive the following benefits:


  • when you find unauthorized purchases you will have Zero Liability protection
  • you receive dedicated fraud monitoring
  • on eligible debit card purchases you receive an extended warranty
  • 24-hour Roadside assistance service is available
  • using your debit card is a safer alternative to carrying and using cash

Your Citizens Bank debit card is also easy to use. You can use everyday for making purchases and is accepted at millions of locations across the world. You can also earn cash back with select approved retailers. There is no minimum required and your charges are automatically deducted from your checking account.

NOTE: be sure to visit the site directly to verify the information and current details. If you have checking account and have received your debit card with Citizens Bank you will want to activate it right away. We have provided a quick “how to” activation guide below for you to activate or verify your Citizens Bank debit card online.

how to activate- Citizens Bank Debit card

what you need:

  • internet access
  • valid and current Citizens Bank Checking Account
  • Citizens Bank Debit Card
  • other required personal information

what to do:

  • visit: www.citizensbank.com/cards-and-rewards to review more information and details about your Citizens Bank Debit Card
  • choose one of the following ways to activate your Citizens Bank Debit Card:
  1. Look at the sticker that’s placed on your debit card and call the toll-free number provided.
  2. Visit any Citizens Bank ATM and use your debit card with your current PIN. NOTE: Your card will automatically activate.
  3. Make any purchase with your debit card using your current PIN at any Point of Sale.