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Building credit

Start building your credit history today with a CIBC credit card.

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How to read your credit card statement

Understand key terms to help you manage your spending and get the most from your credit card.

Requesting an increase in your credit limit

Read articleabout requesting a credit limit increase.

Foreign currency transactions with your credit card

Read articleabout using credit cards for foreign currency transactions

Five steps to take if your credit card is stolen

Read articleabout reporting your stolen card.

Paying off your credit card debt

Read articleabout paying off credit card debt

Managing your CIBC credit card

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Need to lock your card?

Sign on to CIBC Mobile or Online Banking and temporarily lock your CIBC credit card to prevent new transactions.

Lost or stolen credit card?

Call us anytime at 1-800-663-4575 (Canada and U.S.) or 514-861-9898(elsewhere).

Need to activate your card?

Call us anytime at 1-800-465-4653 (Canada and U.S.) or 514-861-4653(elsewhere).