How to Use Your Debit Card Online

How to Use Your Debit Card Online

May 10, 2023

Tagged As: Personal

Have you recently activated your Hills Bank debit card, or haven’t yet gotten around to using your new debit card online? Between mobile wallets like Apple Pay and Google Pay and card management tools and programs to save money, your Hills Bank debit card can help you shop, save, and streamline your finances online. Here’s our guide to get started.

Mobile wallets

Add your Hills Bank debit card to your Apple Pay or Google Pay wallet to simplify your transactions – as long as you have your phone, you have your debit card!

Simply use your preferred mobile wallet app to add your Hills Bank debit card as a payment option, then begin using it with supporting merchants.

Set up with Apple Pay.

Set up with Google Pay.

Easy online payments

Your debit card is easy to use for online payments and transactions, such as Amazon purchases, Netflix subscriptions, and more. Save your debit card to each of your accounts to track your spending in one easy place via Hills Bank Online on your computer or smartphone. You’ll see each transaction as it appears in your account, helping you keep track of where your money is going.

Add your debit card to Amazon.

Use your debit card for Netflix.

You can also set your card as a backup payment method for services like Venmo, Paypal, and CashApp.

Set up a backup payment method for Venmo.

Link your debit card to Paypal.

Add your debit card to CashApp.

Change your automatic paychecks & payments

Do you currently receive direct deposits or make automated payments (for bills, services, etc.) from another bank account? You can easily switch those to your new Hills Bank account to streamline your finances.

In Hills Bank Online, open the “Services” tab and click “Switch Automatic Payments” as pictured below. Simply fill out the requested information and we’ll handle the rest.

The location of switch automatic payments in Hills Bank Online

Lost your card? Turn it off.

Prevent unauthorized debit card usage easily in Hills Bank Online. First, log in. Then select Hills Bank Cards on the left-hand navigation bar, followed by Turn Debit Card On/Off. Then choose the card you wish to turn off. If you later find the card, just repeat the process to turn it back on.

However, if you are unable to find your card or need any other support, please call us at 1-800-445-5725 (1-800-HILLSBK), send us a message using the “Chat Here” button on or the Hills Bank mobile app, or stop by your local office. We’ll be happy to help!

Simple Change

Build your savings balance automatically just by using your Hills Bank debit card! Simple Change rounds up your everyday purchases to the nearest dollar amount and transfers that difference from your checking account to an account of your choice. It works for both in-person and digital transactions, so you can get a start on your savings just by shopping online.

Click here for more details and to enroll.


If you have any questions about using your debit card online, need assistance with your Hills Bank Online account, or anything else, please get in touch with us! You can use the “Chat Here!” button at the bottom of this page or call us at 1-800-445-5725 (1-800-HILLSBK) during business hours.