Step 3 Once You Receive the Card
  1. Check that your name is spelled correctly.
  2. Check that the accounting string embossed on the card is correct.
  3. Sign the back of the card.
  4. Keep the VISA information form on file in case you need to contact US Bank in the event of loss of the card
  5. Call the 1-800# from the sticker on the card to activate it. Use #9999 for the last four digits of your social security number.