Access and Activate Halifax Online Banking

Halifax Bank accountholders have the opportunity to access online banking services. Online banking is extremely convenient. It makes it possible for an accountholder to access their account from the comfort of their home, their office or even when traveling — without having to visit Halifax branches or Halifax ATMs. Through online banking, you can check your account balance, check the transaction history leading to that balance and perform certain payment transactions online.

An overview of Halifax online banking

Halifax online banking is designed to make life easier for accountholders. That is because, through online banking, the Halifax customers in question can save themselves from the trouble of having to visit Halifax branches or Halifax ATMs whenever they want to access their accounts. Things like account balance checking, bill payments and transaction history checking can be done via Halifax online banking. So can things like account statement access, credit card limit increment applications… and so on — all thanks to Halifax online banking. Halifax online banking is designed to ensure maximum security.  At a practical level, all you need to do, as a Halifax accountholder, is to register for Halifax online banking, to start enjoying the convenience associated with the service.

What you need to have, in order to access Halifax online banking

To access Halifax online banking, you only need to have an existing Halifax account — say, an ordinary bank account or a credit card account — and an Internet connection. If you want to start using the service, and you have not used it before, then you need to register.

How to access Halifax online banking

To access Halifax online banking, go to the Halifax website (its address is provided in our ‘useful links’ section). Once you are there, check towards the top right corner, and you will see a section labeled ‘Online Banking’. If you have already registered for Halifax online banking, then simply click on the ‘sign in’ button, in order to access your account immediately. If you haven’t registered for Halifax online banking, then click on the ‘register’ link. Then to go through the motions of registering, in order to ultimately access and enjoy Halifax online banking.

How to register for Halifax online banking

Simply launch the Halifax website. Then check towards the top right corner, where there is the ‘online banking’ section. Within that section is a link labeled ‘register’ – click on it. Then, on the pages that follow, provide the required information to complete the registration.

How to activate a Halifax credit card online

Go the Halifax credit card activation page (its address is provided in our ‘useful links’ section). Once there, if you are already registered for online banking, you will be required to first sign in, in order to activate the card. If you aren’t registered for Halifax online banking, click on the blue ‘register’ button under the ‘not registered for online banking’ section. That will enable you to go through the motions of registering for online banking. You can only activate a Halifax credit card online if you have registered for Halifax online banking.

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