How To Activate a New PC Optimum Card

How To Activate a New PC Optimum Card

What is PC Optimum Card?

PC Optimum is a single loyalty program operated by Canadian retail conglomerate Loblaw Companies; it was created through the merger of Loblaws’ PC Plus and Shoppers Drug Mart’s Shoppers Optimum programs.

How To Activate a New PC Optimum Card

  1. Click on ‘Accounts & Cards’
  2. Select the ‘Cards’ tab.
  3. Select the card you would like to activate.
  4. Click on ‘Activate now’ and answer the onscreen questions.
  5. Enter your activation code found on the sticker on your card.
  6. Done!

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I add a new card to my optimum account?


  1. Click on Account.
  2. Select Manage Cards from the menu.
  3. Click on Add a Card and choose which card you want to link.
  4. Follow the steps on the screen that pops up.
  5. If you have a PC Financial, PC Plus or Shoppers Optimum card, click on Add Another Card in order to link the cards to your PC Optimum account.

Do you need to activate a replacement card?

Credit card issuers send replacement credit cards as much as six months in advance of your expiration date. You don’t need to wait to activate this new card—you do it as soon as you get it. Make sure you destroy your old card as soon as you activate the new one.

How do I connect my optimum card to my computer?

For example, if you want to add a PC Optimum card to your account, go to under PC Optimum Accounts and click on Link a new card. 3. Follow the steps on the screen that pops up. For example, if you selected Link PC Optimum, enter the last 13 digits of your card number and click on Link PC Optimum.

How do I link my PC Optimum card to my phone number?

Step 1: Open up the PC Optimum™ app and click on “Account” on the bottom right of the app.
Step 2: Click on “Settings”
Step 3: Click on “Edit Personal Information”
Step 4: Enter your phone number.
Step 5: Click on “Save Changes” at the bottom of the screen.

How do I change my optimum card on the app?

1. Click on Account at the bottom of the app and select Manage Cards from the options provided under My Account. 2. Click PC Optimum Cards to select the PC Optimum card you would like to edit.

Why am I not getting points on my PC Optimum card?

If you have any issues earning PC Optimum points at Esso™ stations, please submit a points claim using the app or website or call us at 1-866-727-6468 and our customer care representatives will be happy to assist you.

How does a PC Optimum card work?

The PC Optimum program is a loyalty program that lets you earn points on items you buy at participating stores ; gives you access to bonus points events ; and, when you download the app or create an online account, also gives you offers tailored just for you.

Where does my PC Optimum card work?

Across Canada, there are over 4,500 retail locations that are affiliated with the PC Optimum program including: Shoppers Drug Mart. Loblaws banner grocery stores: Loblaws, No Frills, Real Canadian Superstores, The Independent Grocer, Zehrs, Fortinos, wholesale club, and valu-mart.

How does PC Optimum credit card work?

It’s easy, you’ll earn PC Optimum points for every dollar you spend on your PC Financial® Mastercard everywhere you shop. So the more you use the card the more points you’ll earn. All with no annual fee.

Can I put my optimum card on my phone?

Scan your digital “card”

If you’re looking to carry one less card in your wallet, then we’ve got a treat for you. The “Card” section of your app is a digital version of your card. You can scan it at checkout to earn or redeem your points (or add it to your Apple Wallet ID, so everything is in one place).