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Our Hamden branch lobby will be CLOSED for renovations April 25 – May 22. Our Drive-up window and ATM remain open and accessible. To schedule an appointment for your more detailed needs, call (203) 407-0756 or click here to submit a request through our Contact Us form

If you have questions regarding our recent System Upgrade, please click here to view our FAQs

Your Card on Your Terms

You Get More When You Bank Well.

Get the CardValet® Mobile app that lets you control your Debit Card and spending on the go.

Take total control over your Bankwell Visa® Debit Card

The CardValet® app lets you control your Personal and Business Bankwell Visa Debit Card. Save time and gain peace of mind knowing you can control the cards in your wallet with the phone in your pocket.

Fraud Protection

  • Safeguard your cards: you can "lock" or "unlock" your Bankwell Visa Debit Card if your card is lost or stolen.
  • Get real-time alerts that keep you informed when your card is used, declined or exceeds the controls you set.

Control Spending

  • Set spending limits for general use or specify specific thresholds by merchant types, such as gas, groceries or retail stores.
  • Transaction controls allow your card to work only in specific locations or geographic areas.
  • Establish controls by location and change parameters from your mobile device.

Parental Controls

  • Set spending limits for general use or specify specific thresholds by merchant types, such as gas, groceries or retail stores.
  • With convenient features like threshold limits, merchant categories and location on/off controls, you decide where, when, and how your child uses their Debit Card.

Business Use

  • Use transaction controls for merchant codes, locations and thresholds to ensure employee spending adheres to company policies.


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