How do I activate an Employee Card?

Bento Employee Cards can be activated by business owners, admins, and employees.

If you are an employee on the account, there are two ways you can activate your card:



  1. Log into your Bento account and go to Cards
  2. Enter the last 4 digits of your card number
  3. Click or tap Activate

*Only available if you have been granted login access to the Bento account. Only the primary account owner or an admin can grant employee account access.



  1. Call the number on the back of the card (855) 547-2896
  2. Follow the recorded prompts 

Please make sure you have the following information ready before calling*:

  • Your date of birth
  • Your mobile phone number
  • Card expiration date
  • Business zip code

*The information must match what was entered in the system when the Employee Card was created.


Business owners or admins with Full Access permissions to Cards, can activate any Bento card on the account.

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