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Check/Debit Cards for Individuals

Access to Your Cash and Accounts - Worldwide, 24/7

City National offers you flexibility in conducting your banking needs. Using your Check Card (a.k.a. Debit Card) is safer than using cash, and allows you to make everyday purchases directly from your checking account.

You can get cash at more than 2 million ATMs worldwide, make transfers, and monitor account balances 24 hours a day.

Visa® Check Card Features & Benefits::

Annual Fee None
How it Works
  • Funds will be deducted from your City National Bank checking account2.
  • Sign for purchases like a credit card or use your PIN at participating retailers or ATMs.

Control – It’s easy to see all of your spending at a glance.

Security – Safer and more convenient than carrying cash or checks.

Convenience – More widely accepted than a personal check.

Protection – Visa's Zero Liability may protect you from liability for fraud and theft if you notify us immediately of an unauthorized transaction or if your card is lost or stolen.2



  • View all transactions on your monthly checking account statement and on City National Online Banking.
  • Use your Visa Check Card at millions of merchants worldwide wherever Visa debit cards are accepted.
  • Use it at over 2 million ATMs that display the STAR SYSTEM or Plus logo.
  • Get cash and make deposits at most City National ATMs.
  • Pay bills automatically by contacting your merchants and giving them your Check Card number.

Prefer a Basic ATM Card?

Sometimes you just want a simple ATM card without all the other benefits and features. Find out more ».

Getting Started Is Easy

Simply visit your local City National banker, or call us at (800) 773-7100 , Monday - Thursday, 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Pacific Time and Friday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., Pacific Time.

1. Provided sufficient collected funds are on deposit in the checking account.
2. PIN-based transactions do not earn Points under City National Rewards.

Report a Lost or Stolen Card

Notify us as soon as possible if your card lost or stolen. Please contact (800) 221-5920.


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