Bank of America is the second largest bank in the United States in the terms of assets. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, it is also known as BofA. The legacy of BofA goes back to 1904 when it was founded by Amadeo Giannini as Bank of Italy in San Francisco. Since then the bank has come a long way and is among the big four banks of the United States which also includes Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, and Wells Fargo.
Bank of America EDD Card
The EDD Debit Card stands for the Employment Development Department Debit Card which aims to give benefits to the employed. This credit card is issued by the Employment Development Department in collaboration with the Bank of America which is valid for 3 years. With a Bank of America EDD Debit Card, users will have easy access to their funds at anytime and at anywhere in stores, online, or by phone, as long as Visa debit cards are accepted. This tutorial, however, is to help you activate your Bank of America EDD Card online Bankofamerica.com/Eddcard. We will also see how you can check the remaining balance of your EDD Card at Bankofamerica.com/Eddcard.
Getting Started with Bank of America EDD Card
In your web browser, type “Bankofamerica.com/Eddcard” and press Enter. This will redirect you to the Bank of America EDD Card activation page.
Bank of America EDD Card Activation
On the screen, click the blue button in the middle titled “Activate My Card” to go forward for the card activation. On the next page, just follow the simple steps which are self explanatory like entering your user name, contact number, email address, card details, account details, social security number etc to complete card activation.
Bank of America EDD Card Balance Check
In the left side of the same web page Bankofamerica.com/Eddcard, there is a text box where you need to enter your user name or your EDD card number. Then click “Sign In” to proceed. On the next page, enter your password if the security image matches the one you chose during card activation and continue into the site. On the next page you will be shown your Bank of America EDD card remaining balance.
Bank of America EDD Card Benefits
Here are some of the many benefits which come with the Bank of America EDD card.
- You can use your EDD Visa Card anytime, anywhere for Web shopping, on the phone, or at stores where Visa is accepted
- Withdraw funds anytime at ATMs, Visa accredited banks and financial institutions
- Allows direct deposit transfers