In order to use your Cash App Visa Debit Card for making fast payments, card holders are supposed to activate their Cash App cards as soon as they get their hands on it. What you need to understand is the fact that due to the security reasons, Square Inc. sends deactivated cash cards to the users. Also, be informed that a Cash App Visa Debit card comes with its own exclusive QR code. Now some of you might be wondering- what does the QR code have to do with a cash card? If so, here is the answer to this question.


A QR code plays a very important role in the matter of the Cash App card activation process. The fact is, with the help of the QR code, any cashapp user can activate his/her cash card with ease of mind. All you have to do is just scan the code with your phone's camera and your card will be ready to make a quick payment at any store where Visa card is acceptable as a payment method.


However, if truth be told, there is one more method to activate a Cash card. And that method is about using the cash card's details such as card number, expiry date, and cvv number. In this method, there is no need to scan a QR code. So, it is not difficult to understand the fact that this method to activate a cash card is best in the absence of the QR code.


So, to teach you both simple ways, I am going to explain how you can activate your Cash App card with QR code and without QR code as well. But, before that many of might like to know the benefits of Cash App Visa Debit Cards. Here we go:-


What are the benefits of using the Cash App cash card?


Cash App card is not less than any ideal bank’s debit card in terms of usage and making fast payment. Let's have a quick look at the below mentioned bright side of the cash card:-

  • Cash App Visa Debit card service is free to order, activate, and use.
  • Cash card is fast, safe, reliable and acceptable wherever a Visa Debit Card is acceptable.
  • Also, it enables the user to enable Cash App direct deposit.
  • It comes with no monthly fees or yearly charges.
  • With the help of a Cash App visa debit card, you can withdraw cash money at any ATM.
  • Moreover, it saves time, energy, and efforts as payment is done automatically.


How to activate a Cash App card without QR cord?


Before you follow the below mentioned instructions, make sure you have received your exclusive QR code. Then, follow these steps to activate Cash App Card

  • Launch the Cash App mobile application on your phone.
  • Look carefully at the option bar available and you will find a card-shaped icon; tap on it. 
  • The next screen will open up with black colored image of a cash card. Tap it. .
  • The next step is to select the "activate Cash App card" and choose "Use CVV instead".
  • Now, follow the on-screen instructions step by step process.
  • Enter all the details of your card carefully to activate the Cash App card such as card number, CVV number, and expiry date. 
  • Once check all the details you have mentioned. If everything looks fine then proceed and tap the “Activate Cash Card” button. 
  • Now wait for a while until your card is activated. 
  • It might take a few seconds, once your card is activated, you will get a notification right away on the screen.