With Chelsea Groton’s Smart Card App, you can manage your debit card, and all debit cards linked to your account, your way. Turn your card on or off, set spending limits, customize alerts, restrict your card to only allow purchases where you are, and more.
Chelsea Groton Smart Card is supported by your device’s three most recent operating system versions. Tablet devices will display as a phone app. Limited merchant types may still get approved when using geolocation services.
CGB Smart Card is a mobile application that you can access from your CGB Mobile online banking app. It allows you to:
Once you’ve set up CGB Smart Card, you’ll be able to access the Smart Card app directly from your CGB Mobile banking app. Simply log in to your CGB Mobile app and click Cards to be connected directly to the CGB Smart Card app.
When you access CGB Smart Card, you can place a temporary block on the card by tapping Lock Card. All transactions, except for recurring payments, will be denied. If you find your card in a secure location, you may return to CGB Smart Card and tap Unlock Card to un-restrict your card.
Under Alerts & Controls and Controls, you can select from three location controls:
Under Alerts & Controls, tap Manage Spending to set transaction thresholds. To do so:
You can control both merchant categories and transaction types.
To control specific merchant categories, tap Merchants from Manage Card Controls. You can restrict activity based on the following merchant categories:
Note, some merchant transaction types will always be allowed — i.e. contractors, landscaping services, veterinary services and more.
You can also control transaction types by tapping Transaction Types from Manage Card Controls to control the types of transactions available on your card:
You can notify us of your travel plans directly from CGB Smart Card in real-time so you may use your card more easily while you travel.
Alerts are a helpful way to track debit card activity and alert you quickly to unauthorized or suspicious transactions. With CGB Smart Card, you can customize the alerts you’d like to receive. Tap Alerts & Controls and then Alerts, to establish whether you want alerts for all transactions, customized alerts, or no alerts.
Custom alerts include:
You will always receive an alert for denied transactions.