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The FirstBank Prepaid Visa Card

FirstBank Visa Prepaid Card is your ideal budget shopping card for payment of goods & services on all payment channels – Online, POS & ATM worldwide. Simply load your desired transaction amount and the shopping begins.

Features

1.   You do not need to have a FirstBank account

2.  Simplified issuance process with minimum KYC – Fill a card request form with Name, Address, Phone number and a copy of a Valid means of ID OR Utility bill

3.  Not linked directly to your bank account

4.  Chip & PIN, Verified By Visa enabled card for extra online security

5.  Available in Naira & Dollar variants as preferred by YOU

Benefits

1.   Avails 10% discount on shipping cost from American Sea Cargo till 31st Dec. 2014

2.  Ease of card funding

  • FirstOnline transfer to card account by existing FirstBank customers
  • Other Bank’s online transfer to the advised card account
  • ATM transfers with debit card to the advised card account
  • FirstBank in-branch lodgments

3.  No applicable card loading and card processing charges

4.  No card anniversary fee for the 2 years validity period

5.  Ideal as upkeep /shopping card for loved ones

6.  Unbeatable exchange rate for all transactions compared to black market rate.               

 Kindly click here to access your card request form and submit to the nearest branch to you for card processing.

FAQs

Q: How do I apply for my Visa Prepaid Card?

A: download form as advised above and submit to the nearest FirstBank branch of choice

 

Q: Must I have a FirstBank account before I can apply for Visa Prepaid Cards?

A:Visa prepaid card can be purchased by existing customers and non-customers of the bank with minimum KYC i.e. Name, Address and Phone number, with the provision of a valid means of ID or Utility bill.

 

Q: How do I fund my card?

A: You can fund your card at any FirstBank branch via cash lodgment, you can transfer funds from any bank Online into the advised card account, you can also use your debit card to transfer funds at the ATM to the card account.

 

Q: How do I check my card balance and card account details?

A: Card balance can be checked on the ATM by all or via FirstOnline for existing FirstBank customers when card account is mapped to the customer’s existing “Customer ID”. Card statement can also be viewed with a telebanking access created on request.

 

Q: Do I get SMS notification for transactions?

A: Yes, cardholders are alerted per transaction on their registered mobile phone with consummated transaction details and available balance for the next use.

 

Q: How can I get my Card Statement?

A: Prepaid Card statement is sent to customers email on a monthly basis through advised email address on card request form.

 

Q: Can the card be used outside Nigeria?

A: Yes, card can be used abroad on any channel of choice. The currency of the country of use will be dispensed and naira or dollar equivalent debited into card account as applicable to the card type.

 

Q: Can the Visa prepaid card be linked to a customer’s existing accounts?

A: No, all prepaid cards have a dedicated Card Account opened specifically for card transaction purpose

 

Q: What is the maximum amount that can be loaded on this card?

A: Card spending is regulated at N750, 000 per quarter.

 

Q: Can the spending limit be increased upon customer’s request?

A: Yes, cardholder will however be required to fulfill full KYC requirement at his/her branch of request.

 

Q: Is there any minimum card balance & annual maintenance fee?

A: No minimum card balance / annual maintenance  Visa Prepaid Card is your ideal budget shopping card for payment of goods & services on all payment channels – Online, POS & ATM worldwide. Simply load your desired transaction amount and the shopping begins.