Add a personal password to enhance online security.
Verified by Visa is an easy way to add enhanced security to your online
M&T Debit or Credit Card purchases – and there's no additional charge.
M&T and Visa® have teamed up to offer this outstanding service.
- Simply add a personal password to your existing M&T Debit or Credit Card to safeguard your purchases
- Online shopping is quicker and more secure when you use your Verified by Visa activated card
How Verified by Visa Works for You
Shop online at any participating Verified by Visa online store.
- When completing a purchase, you'll be asked to enter your Visa card details as usual
- When you submit your order, the Verified by Visa window will appear
- Simply enter your personal Verified by Visa password, then click submit
- A confirmation message will appear, and your purchase will be completed. That's all you need to do
How to Register
Registration is quick and easy. Once your card is activated, your card number will be automatically recognized at participating online stores. Enter your password in the Verified by Visa window, your identity will be verified, and the transaction will be completed. In stores that are not yet participating in Verified by Visa, your card will continue to work as usual.
Update your information by customizing your Personal Assurance message, adding extra confidence that the Verified by Visa window you see during purchase is genuine.
Register now or later.
If you choose not to register now, you may register at any time during the purchase process at participating online Verified by Visa merchants. Your card will automatically be recognized, and you will be prompted to register before your purchase is completed.
Have questions? Read our
Verified by Visa FAQs to learn more.