List of Credit Cards Used in Nigeria
Nigeria makes use of different credit cards which most times gets people so confused on the type of card to request for. So this article is here as guide to enable masses know the relevancy of each card issued in Nigeria by banks or credit card companies. Here are the list of Credit Cards Used in Nigeria.
The widely used master cards also helps Nigerians in so much way as transactions are easily made with easy. The detailed document below are the list Credit cards widely issued and accepted in Nigeria and controversial questions people asks about credit cards…
- The verve (naira) credit card
- Naira Master card
The Verve (Naira) Credit Card
The verve credit card is debit card linked to your Naira Savings account that allows one to make payments on the Point of Sale (POS), through the internet and also withdraw money from the Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) in Nigeria.
Features of Verve Credit Card
- Naira dominated
- Widely accepted throughout Nigeria wherever Verve logo is displayed
- Chip and pin secured, for improved protection of customer’s funds.
- It’s always personalized and bears the customer name encrypted on it
- Its mobile and portable
FAQs about Verve Credit card used in Nigeria
(Q1) Can verve cards work on the Web?
(Ans) Yes, but only on website bearing the interswitch or verve acceptance mark.
(Q2) How do I activate my verve card?
(Ans) Verve card can be activated by selecting your proffered PIN (Personal Identification Number) on the customer PIN Selected Machine at your Customer Service Desk in the bank before or visit any ATM and perform the pin change.
(Q3) What is my PIN?
(Ans) PIN simply means personal Identification Number. It is a four digit number that should be known only by the cardholder to secure his/her funds.
(Q4) Can I use verve card to shop on all shopping website (domestic or international)?
(Ans) The verve card can only be used in domestic shopping website bearing the interswitch verve logo mark
Online Shopping Using Verve Card
Carefully select what you wish to purchase from your mobile, proceed to ‘Checkout’, provide your verve card number, provide the card expiry date, provide CVC number ( the last three digits appearing at the back of your card beside the signature panel), then input your PIN using the secure keypad displayed on your screen.
Protecting Verve Card from Fraud
- Always safe keep your card
- Don not expose your pin to anyone
- Do not keep your PIN mailer same place with your card
Verve Card Benefits to the holder
- Its most flexible and can be used at holders wish anyplace
- Easy access to holders funds
- Eliminates the risks of carrying cash reducing theft.
Naira Master Card
The Naira master card is an International debit card, specifically denominated in naira. It is only used by customers