use-less internationally it is right now because every attempt to make
international transaction with it proves abortive. According to my bank Dynamic
Currency Conversion that allows you to pay in Naira, has been temporarily
restricted on all cards.
right now is to cash out from Nigeria ATM stand and shop in Nigeria. The card
makes no sense to me anymore. This prompted me to take a step further getting
a Dollar Master Card.
now use for my international transactions, linked to my PayPal account without
any currency restriction. If you do online business, genuine blogger or
freelancer, you simply need this card.
of payments of anything
terminals, ATMs etc
account with GTBank. If you don’t have a DOM account, see how you can open one
for yourself here.
GTBank closest to you and pick the Dollar Master Card application form.
see how you can open a DOM account for yourself.
days, you’ll be notified once its ready either via email or sms, in my case I
got an email to come and pick it up.
you but do not change the pin YET. You’ll be required to call GTConnect on this
number 1800 right inside the bank and you’ll be asked some sensitive questions
like the below;
Mothers maiden name and some other sensitive questions to be sure you are the
owner of the said account.
pin. After 15min change your pin and after which you can start using your card
anywhere in the world from Nigeria without any restriction.
Annual Fee: $18
$3.50 per withdrawal
POS & Online
POS cash advance:
$6.25 + 0.1% of transaction amount
Master Card Transaction Limitations
of any transaction)
POS: No Limit
Web (Online): No Limit
banks too issue Dollar Card like Zenith that issue Web Surfer Card. But if you know any other
Dollar Card better than this one, please use the comment to tell us about it.