The First County Bank Contactless Debit MasterCard®1 looks and works like a credit card.

However, instead of getting a bill, your purchases are paid directly from your checking account.

The First County Bank Debit MasterCard®1 offers several advantages for your purchases:

  • Faster and easier than writing a check
  • Safer to carry than cash
  • Quick approvals
  • Convenient, Contactless way to pay
  • Can be added to digital wallet with Apple Pay®2   Samsung Pay®3  or Google Pay
  • Use anywhere MasterCard® is accepted
  • First County Bank is a member of the Allpoint network, giving you access to more than 43,000 ATMs in the continental U.S. and certain areas internationally. Look for the green Allpoint logo on ATMs at major retailers such as CostcoTM, WalgreensTM, CVSTM, and TargetTM. There are no transaction fees or surcharges when you use Allpoint member ATMs (within the continental U.S.) to access your First County Bank account.4
  • Detailed purchase information on your monthly checking account statement

Deactivate and Reactivate a Debit Card

With online banking at First County Bank, you can activate or deactivate your card with the click of a button.


Convenient & Safe

Receive your new debit card right in the branch

You will receive your debit card in person as you open your new First County Bank checking account – so you don’t need to wait for the card to arrive in the mail.

First County Bank Contactless Card

What are contactless payments?

Contactless payments allow you to tap or wave your First County Bank Contactless Debit Card over a store checkout terminal without needing to swipe or insert the card. It’s touchless, faster and safer than cash.

Can I use the contactless card for all of my purchases?

The contactless card can be used for purchases and for setting up recurring payments. Certain purchases or transactions may also require your signature or PIN. The card can also be used for online payments, telephone payments and at ATMs.

Where are contactless cards accepted?

Contactless payment availability may vary depending on terminal enablement, merchant preferences, transaction location or purchase amount. Look for the contactless symbol contactless symbol at enabled payment terminals, and simply tap your card to make a purchase. If a terminal doesn’t accept contactless payments, insert your card to utilize the EMV chip, or swipe the magnetic stripe.

Why should I use contactless payments?

Unlike cash, contactless payments provide an electronic record of your purchases.

What to do if I notice suspicious or fraudulent activity on my card?

If you notice any suspicious/ fraudulent activity on your account, notify us immediately by calling the number on the back of your card or contacting our CustomerFirst Contact Center at 203.462.4400 (M-F 8:30am -4:30pm).

If I plan on using my contactless card when traveling do I need to notify the bank before I travel out of state or internationally?

Yes, we strongly recommend that you set a travel notice on any card(s) you plan to use while traveling, so your card access isn’t interrupted. For your protection, we’ll continue to monitor card activity even when a travel notice is set. If you encounter any issues while traveling, we’re here to help.

We also strongly encourage you to ensure your contact information is up to date with the bank. In the event potential fraudulent activity is detected, the bank will attempt to contact you using the contact information on record in our system.

"EMV" is a trademark owned by EMVCo LLC."PayPass" is a trademark owned by MasterCard International Incorporated."payWave" is a trademark owned by Visa, Inc.

1Additional monthly fees apply. See full account disclosures for details:

2Apple Pay is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.

3Samsung Pay is a registered trademark of SAMSUNG.

4Additional account related fees apply and foreign currency exchange fees and surcharges may apply to Allpoint member ATMs located outside the continental U.S.