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How do I add an authorized user to my credit card account?

We can help you add an authorized user to your credit card account.

Online banking steps:

To get started, log into online banking and follow these steps:

  1. Select Customer Service from the top of the page, then choose Self Service.  
  2. Within the Credit Cards, Charge Cards. and Personal Lines section, select Add Authorized User. If you have multiple credit cards, select the card you'd like to add an authorized user to. Then select Continue.
  3. Fill out the new authorized user form and select Continue to review.
  4. Review the information, then select Submit authorized user request. 

U.S. Bank Mobile App steps:

For the best mobile banking experience, we recommend logging in or downloading the U.S. Bank Mobile App.

  1. From the account dashboard, select the Menu in the upper left corner, then Manage cards. If you have multiple cards, select the card you'd like to add an authorized user to.
  2. Select Add authorized user from the card controls menu.
  3. Fill out the new authorized user form and select Continue to review.
  4. Review the information, then select Submit authorized user request

Additional information:

Please be aware of the following information:

  • Any request to add an authorized user to an account needs to be submitted by the account owner.
    • You'll need the authorized user's first and last name, date of birth, and SSN.
    • Middle initial is optional and there is no minimum age requirement.
  • An account may have up to seven (7) authorized users at a time.
  • The card will be sent to the address we have on file.
  • A credit report is not pulled when we process a request to add an authorized user.
  • College, Secured, and Young Adult (co-signer) credit card accounts are not eligible to add authorized users.

If you'd like to complete the process by phone or have any questions, please call us at the number on the back of your card or 800-285-8585. We accept relay calls.