How to Lock My Cash App Card

May 22, 2023 | Egbujor Victor
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A cash App card is a type of debit card given to cash app users to enable them to pay for goods, make withdrawals, or pay for subscriptions online or offline from the cash app balance.

Any transaction carried out using the cash card often reflects on the cash app account and as such it’s important that you keep it secure from unauthorized access.

Locking your cash app card comes in handy if you’ve lost your card and want to prevent it from being used by someone else. Or perhaps you’re going on vacation and don’t want to risk having your card stolen or lost while you’re away.

There’s also another option that enables tourists to permanently close their cash card but for this article, we’ll see how to Lock the card only.

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Without wasting much time, let’s see how to temporarily lock your cash app card.

How to Lock Your Cash App Card

Before we continue, it’s important to note that the Cash App card can only be locked from the Cash App application and not from the web.

The web can only be used to confirm payments and send payments.

It’s important to note that locking your Cash App card does not deactivate it or cancel your account.

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Your card will still be linked to your account, and you can continue to use it once you unlock it.

  1. Login to your Cash App on the app
  2. Go to the Cash Card Tab from the Lock screen
  3. Turn on the toggle next to the lock card option
  4. Your card will be temporarily locked and disabled until you unlock it from the app.

You can also provide additional security by adding additional security to your Cash App Card.

The Touch ID or PIN is a good security feature that’ll prevent unauthorized card usage.


How do I temporarily lock my Cash App card?

To temporarily lock your Cash App Card, log in to your account and go to the Cash Card tab. Toggle the Lock card option ON.

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You’ve successfully locked your card.

What is a lock on Cash App?

Cash App reserved the right to lock your account or cards if they notice any suspicious transaction.

A locked Cash App account will be unlocked after 24 to 73 hours of review by the team.


Locking your Cash App card is a simple process that can be done through the app or online.

Whether you’ve lost your card or are just looking to protect yourself from unauthorized transactions, locking your card is a quick and easy way to do so.

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  1. My colleague shared your article with me and I found it very useful after reading it. Great article, it helped me a lot.

  2. My colleague shared your article with me and I found it very useful after reading it. Great article, it helped me a lot.

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