Protect your German American Bank Check Cards from fraud and cap your personal spending with German American Card Control, the mobile app that turns your smartphone into an on/off switch for your check card. Gain greater control of when, where and how your German American Bank Check Card can be used with the free* app. Download the app now:
Take control of your German American Check Card with the Card Control App. Lock your card with just a few taps. Then unlock whenever you're ready. Use Alerts to set up real time notifications when you card is used. You can choose to receive alerts for all transactions. Or you can customize alerts to your preference. Receive alerts based on location, purchase amounts, merchant type, and transaction type. Use Controls to restrict transactions according to your settings. Set up restrictions based on location, spend limits, merchant type, and transaction type. Receive real-time Fraud Alert notifications. Respond to Fraud Alerts by logging into the app or tapping on the notification. View Account Balances quickly and easily from the main screen. Set a low balance alert of your choosing to monitor your spending. Learn more about Card Control: germanamerican.com/card-control.
Turning your German American Bank Check Card "ON" and "OFF" helps safeguard against fraud. Additionally, fraud alerts received through the app allow you to take action as soon as potential fraud hits your card.
If you’re trying to establish or stick to a budget, German American Card Control can help!
Use the transaction controls for merchant types, location, and thresholds to ensure employee spending adheres to your company policies.
Support your child’s financial needs, while managing his/her spending. Using features, such as threshold limits, merchant categories, location, and ON/OFF controls, you decide where, when, and how your child uses his/her German American Bank Check Card.
*Standard rates and fees from your wireless carrier may apply. Available for Apple iOS and Google Android devices.