Barclaycard is a leading banking company headquartered in UK providing credit card & loan services to millions of customers all over the world. They have established their business in US providing wide range of new products & services.
It is offering various credit cards, reward points & benefits to the user. It also provides user-friendly billing payment procedure which makes payment process easy & simple for the customers. Barclay offers online bill payment service & phone service to customers for making payments. The mobile app has also been launched for customers ease which enables them to manage their account through their mobile phones.
How to apply for Barclaycard
The Barclaycard can be applied free of cost & no annual fee is charged from cardholder for availing card services. The Barclay offers cards for their customers with different names such as chip card, smart card, ICC card EMV (Euro pay/ Master/ Visa) card. There is no difference in the working of these cards just the name is different. The Barclay visa card is accepted anywhere where visa is accepted. The customer while applying for card automatically opts for paperless statements & receiving information regarding promotional offers. It can be cancelled at any time either by calling at customer support service or through online account
- Follow the link http://www.apple.com/shop/browse/finance/instant_credit for getting instant credit
- Click on Check status or access your credit link & then click continue tab after reading the instructions
- A new page will be opened asking some information such as last name, social security number & mothers maiden name. After entering the relevant information click on continue tab
- After verifying the details Barclay will issue a new credit card number to the user. The account number will be populated when customer is ready to make payment for online purchases made by him.
- The card will be sent to customer within 7-10 business days.
The card approval may sometimes be kept pending due to mismatch of some information or lack of information. The decision will be taken within 10 days regarding approval of credit card. The customer can check the status by clicking on Check status link as mentioned in below image:
The customer is also provided various rewards on visa card. He will earn 3 points against $1 spent on buying from apple stores, 2 points for spending $1 on purchases from restaurant, & 1point for making purchases from other places. On earning of 2500 points a gift card shall be made available to customer worth $25 as per the choice made by him during application process.
Online access at Barclaycard throughBarclayCardus.com
In order to get register with Barclay the customer is required to be Barclaycard holder. During sign up process, he will be asked some personal information such as social security number, account number etc. The customer through online account can monitor his online activities, manage his payments & can have advance information regarding promotional offers. The registration process is as follows:
- Follow the link www.barclaycardus.com
- Click on Setup Online access tab appearing at the right side of the page
- A form will open asking various details of customers such as social security number, date of birth, account number & citizenship. The customer is also required to select user name & password which will be used for sign in process. Click on continue tab after entering all the information. This will confirm the completion of online access.
- The customer can sign in using this registered user name & password & can make payments through this account
Paying bills online at Barclaycard by US cardholder
A person desire to make the online payment of bill is required to get registered with Barclay. He is required to set up online account through which he will make the payment of bills. Following procedure is required for making online bill payment:
- Visit to link www.barclaycardus.com
- The registered user can directly sign in by entering user name. Click on Sign in tab which will direct the user to next screen
- In next screen enter the password & click on Login tab
- The customer will have access to his account. Select bill payment option for making online payment if bill. The customer is also required to mention his bank details from which payment shall be deducted. The customer can easily complete the payment process by following all the instructions.
- The confirmation number must be recorded for future reference. A mail will also be sent to customers registered email id confirming the payment.
The customer can also use mobile app for making Barclay bills payment. The mobile app is available for android or IOS devices. The customer is required to sign in to his account & follow the instruction provided in app to complete the payment process. The automatic bill payment service is also applicable to customer. Under automatic bill payment service the payments shall be automatically deducted from customers bank account every month. The customer can also choose to make full payments or some fixed amount payments.
Bills can also be paid using phone service of Barclay. The customer does not have online access can easily avail this service. He is required to make a call on Tel: 1-877-408-8866 & follow the instructions provided by customer service representative until the payment process is completed.
The customer can pay the bill through Barclays ATM service also. He is required to visit to the nearest Barclay ATM to make the payment. He will insert his debit card & enter the ATM pin when asked to enter by the machine. Select the Pay bill button & confirm the payment.
Activation of Barclaycard
The Barclaycard holder can get his card activated by visiting the link https://www.barclaycardus.com/servicing/externalActivate. On activation page click Activate my card appearing on right side of the page.
The user is required to provide some information after initiating the activation process such as Social security number, Birth date, account number security code & citizenship. After filling up the information review the information & click continue tab. Follow the further mentioned instruction to complete the activation process. In case any problem occurs in activation process, customer can call on Tel: 1-877-408-8866 for necessary support.