So your Cash App card is lost, and you are wondering what to do now?
Or you have found you lost Cash App card but already reported it lost and are wondering will it work now or not?
Whatever be the case, you have landed on the right page; here in this post, we have explained all you need to know when you lose your Cash App card.
Cash App is P2P money transferring app that allows users to send or receive money quickly in just a few clicks.
The service is not limited to only sending or receiving money; you can also invest in stock and even in bitcoins using the Cash App.
The best part is that Cash App also provides you with a visa debit card known as Cash App card, which is like a normal debit card that can take out cash from ATMs or pay bills at both online and offline stores.
Well, sometimes you might lose or get your card stolen. So in such a situation, what you should do is what we have explained in the post.
So, without wasting much time, let’s get started.
I lost my Cash App card, What to do now
So, you have lost your Cash App card, or someone has stolen it. Don’t worry; if your Cash App card is stolen or lost, you can easily get it disabled by reporting it so that nobody can use it.
Follow the steps below to report a lost or stolen Cash App card.
How to report a Lost or Stolen Cash App Card:
Step 1: Log in to your Cash App account
To begin with, open Cash App and log in to your account if you haven’t already.
Step 2: Tap on Cash card icon
From the home screen of Cash App, tap on the Cash App card icon present on the bottom bar toward the left.
Step 3: Tap on Cash App card image
In the next menu, you will be able to see an image of your card, so just tap on it.
Step 4: Tap on Report card lost or stolen
Now, from the pop that arrives from the bottom of the screen, tap on the option ‘Report card lost or stolen.’
Step 5: Now, Choose ‘card stolen’ or ‘card missing’
In the following menu, choose either card stolen or card missing accordingly.
If you know the person or doubt someone that he/she might have stolen your card, you should choose the ‘card stolen’ option. In this case, Cash App might issue a legal complaint against that person for inquiry.
However, if you feel you have forgotten your card somewhere, then you should choose the ‘card missing’ option.
Well, in case you know that you have missed the card somewhere, but you can find it, then you can also simply disable it temporarily and later enable it once you find it.
To temporarily disable your Cash card, follow these steps-
- Tap the Cash Card tab on your Cash App home screen
- Tap the image of your Cash Card
- Toggle Enable Cash Card off
I reported my Cash App card lost, but I found it
If you have lost your Cash App card and reported it by following the steps mentioned but later found it, will it work?
If you have reported your Cash App card as lost or stolen and later found it, it will not work again as it has been deactivated now and cannot be reactivated; you will have to order a new card for yourself.
The same is confirmed by Cash App Reddit official support:
Unfortunately, once you mark your card as lost, it’s automatically deactivated and cannot be reactivated again. If you attempt to swipe your old card to make a payment, it will be declined.
So, in this case, you cannot use your card again, and you will have to order a new card for yourself. If you do not know how to order a new Cash App card, follow the steps below.
How to order a Cash App card:
- Step 1: Open Cash App
- Step 2: Select Cash Card Tab
- Step 3: Tap ‘Get free Cash Card.’
- Step 4: Tap choose the color and tap ‘Continue’
- Step 5: Customize your Card
- Step 6: Sign your Card
- Step 7: Enter your details
- Step 8: Check your Card and your Details
- Step 9: That’s all, Cash App will tell you that your card number ready.
Cash App card is a card offered by Cash App that can be used almost anywhere the debit cards are accepted.
And the best part is in case you lost it or someone stoles it; you can simply report it (detailed above). If you think you have missed placed it somewhere and can later find it, you can also temporarily disable and reactivate it later when you find it.
But, if you report your card as stolen and later find it, it will not work again, and you will have to order a new Cash App card.
So, that’s all for now; I hope this post helped you know what to do when you get your Cash App card lost or stolen.
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Ankit Kumar is an Engineer by profession and a blogger by passion. Over the last several years, he has written tons of articles, solving queries on Quora. He also has years of experience in investing in Cryptocurrencies, Funds, and Stocks.