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Debit Cards

Open a checking account and choose your Debit Card!

WaFd Bank's debit cards include EMV chip technology and are enabled for contactless payments at thousands of contactless-enabled checkouts, providing for a fast and secure way to "tap" and pay, without handing over or inserting your card.

Our cards include surcharge-free access to over 40,000 MoneyPass ATMs around the country and Visa Purchase Alerts, giving you greater access and control of your money.

Have Questions?

See our Debit Card FAQs.

Choose Between Standard, Seattle Seawolves & Seattle Kraken Debit Cards

WaFd Bank Consumer Debit Card.
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Seawolves Debit Card
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Kraken Debit Card
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Use your WaFd Bank contactless card to make payments



Look for the Contactless Symbol at the checkout terminal for a convenient and secure payment method.



Simply tap your WaFd Bank contactless card on the checkout terminal near the Contactless Symbol.



Your payment is securely processed in seconds. Once your payment is processed, you’re good to go!

Scanning digital wallet with WaFd card with a hand-held terminal.

Digital Wallet

A digital debit card easily connects your personal bank account to your digital wallet for instant, contactless, and secure shopping wherever you go. Digital Debit Cards in Your Digital Walletarrow-right

Visa Debit Card purchase alerts

Keep your account more secure. Visa Purchase Alerts on your debit card allow you to know where your money is going, so that you can stay on top of your account activity. After enrolling your card with Visa, you'll get real-time email alerts whenever your purchase meets the criteria you select during enrollment.

Please note: Purchase alerts will be delivered via email directly from Visa. Alerts will be sent only for transactions that are completed through the Visa network; not all types of transactions will trigger an email alert.

Follow 3 steps to enroll:

  1. Visit
  2. Register your information. For security purposes, you may be required to input a verification code.
  3. Choose the notification triggers that match your needs, such as transactions exceeding a set dollar amount, or any international purchases.

Frequently Asked Questions

Still can't find what you are looking for? Contact your local branch or call us 24/7 at 800-324-9375.

The Contactless Symbol and Contactless Indicator are trademarks owned and used with permission of EMVCo, LLC