Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

How to scan the card's QR code on an Apple iOS device?

    1. Open the Settings app, and tap Camera.
    2. Make sure Scan QR codes is toggled on.
    3. Open the native Camera app.
    4. Hold your phone over the QR code so that it’s centered in the frame.
    5. A banner notification will pop down. It will tell you to open the Contacts App.
    6. Tap on the notification.
    7. After the contact information shows click the “Save” button save the contact information.

How to scan the card's QR code on an Android?

    1. On your Android device go to the website QR.cam
    2. Allow access to camera.
    3. Point camera at QR code.

How to use to use the card's near field communication (NFC)?

Fewer Cards has an NFC chip embedded inside of it. This gives Fewer Cards the ability for NFC enabled mobile smartphones to simply tap to read the data on the card. 

To use the personal card on Apple iOS devices we recommend using a third party iOS app. The NFC scanning capabilities for the personal cards requires iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR.

To use the Personal Card, Social Media Card, Hyperlink Card or Cryptocurrency Card on NFC enable Android devices simply turn on the NFC.

To use the social media card or the digital currency card on Apple iOS devices there is no need to use a third party iOS app. The NFC scanning capabilities for social media card or the digital currency card requires iOS 11.0 or later.

What supported devices work with Fewer Cards?

Most iOS and Android devices will work with Fewer Cards. Visit the Supported Devices page for more details.

How do I request a card?

    1. To request a card simply go to this link (https://fewer.cards/buy) and complete the request form with your information and payment details.
    2. Once you complete the form we will start production of your new card.

How long does it take to receive a card once purchased?

Currently production turn around and delivery of a card generally takes 2 - 5 business days.

    Does Fewer Cards Ship outside of the United States?

    We ship Fewer Cards worldwide. We provide international shipping to Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom and more than 190 countries.

    How much does a card cost?

    Cards are priced based on the customization level. The starting price for a card is currently $19.99. This price is subject to change.

    Can I bulk order cards?

    Yes! If you are interested in bulk ordering cards contact us via email: hello[at]fewer.cards

    Can Fewer Cards be customized to my brand?

    Yes, cards can be customized with the color of your brand and the back of the card can be customized with designs or a corporate logo. An additional cost will be applied to customized cards.

    How Durable is Fewer Cards?

    Fewer Cards are very durable. Fewer Cards are made from bamboo. Bamboo is a super material that is not only sustainable, but also very strong. 

    What are the different card functions?

    Personal Card - The Personal Card has contact information encoded into the QR code and the touchless chip on the card. When a user scans or taps the Personal Card with their mobile device it will cause the user's device to save the contact information into the contacts app on the mobile device.

    Social Media Card - The Social Media Card has the social media profile address in the QR code and in the touchless chip on the card. When a user scans or taps the Social Media Card with their mobile device it will cause the user's device to open the corresponding social media platform mobile device.

    Hyperlink Card - The hyperlink card has the ability to point to any URL. When a user scans or taps the Hyperlink Card with their mobile device it will cause the user's device to open the web browser on the mobile device or navigate to a corresponding application that is related to the url that is encoded on the card.

    Cryptocurrency Card - The Digital Currency Card has a wallet address URI encoded into the QR code and NFC chip on the card. If the user has a corresponding digital currency wallet app installed on their device the card can be scanned or tapped to the Digital Currency Card with the mobile device. This will cause the user's mobile device to navigate the corresponding digital currency wallet app and populate the payment field with the corresponding wallet address.