Learn more about chip card technology
Civista Bank debit cards have an embedded microchip for a more secure transaction at store payment terminals with chip readers. If a chip reader is not available, simply swipe your card instead. Some payment terminals may require your card Personal Identification Number (PIN) instead of your signature.
How to use your new chip card at checkout:
|1. Insert your card “chip first” into a chip-friendly reader.||2. Follow the prompt to approve the amount.|
|3. Follow the prompt to enter your PIN or to sign||4. Remove your chip card when prompted.|