Yes I know that you have heard about Payoneer and all. But there is something I bet you haven’t heard about Payoneer. Do you want to know what it is? Well if you want to know, here it is. Have you heard of carte Payoneer? I am almost certain that you haven’t heard of it. But do you know that there are lots of Payoneer users or account holders who have heard of it? Well, carte Payoneer is not like a new Payoneer feature, but rather, the term simply stands for a Payoneer account with card. It’s that simple. And as you should have noticed by now, it’s French. In other words, this article will be about the Payoneer card, if ever there is one and any other thing related to the subject.
Payoneer is the platform to use if you want to pay or get paid from overseas. There are many platforms and companies like it, but none is like it if you know what I mean. With Payoneer, things you thought impossible or difficult is not. Carte Payoneer like I said French for Payoneer account with a card. When it comes to Payoneer, it is more than just sending and receiving money globally. When signing up for an account, you can request a card. There are two types of cards offered in the platform and they are the virtual and the Payoneer prepaid MasterCard. Both cards are the same if you don’t mind in the sense that you can actually do the same thing with each of them. But while one of these cards is limited, the other one is not. Continue reading to know more about these cards.
Payoneer Virtual Card
There are two types of cards on this platform. In this paragraph though, I will be focusing solely on one of the cards and that is the Payoneer virtual card. The Payoneer virtual card just as the name implies is a virtual card meaning that it is not actual, it cannot be felt and it is not physical. With the Payoneer virtual card, you can do most of the things you can do with the physical card. With this card, you can purchase items online by entering your card details on the payment page.
If also you are receiving payments from a company that uses the Payoneer mass payout feature, you will have to check if the virtual card is listed as one of the payment methods. If yes, you can choose to apply for a virtual card from your account online. After applying for a Payoneer virtual card, you will still need to activate the said card. To activate your virtual card online;
- Login to your Payoneer account.
- Go to the settings page on your account.
- Select card management.
- On the card management page, locate the virtual card requiring activation. Click on the activate tab to activate your card.
- Follow the on-screen instructions from the next page to successfully activate your Payoneer virtual card.
Here is something you should know about the Payoneer virtual card. There is an expiry date for this card, so you have to activate it as soon as you get it. If after activating your card and in the event that you forgot your card details, under the card management option, select the activated virtual card tab and click on retrieve card details from the right-hand pane.
Payoneer Create Account
To get a Payoneer card, you will first of all need to be a registered account holder on the platform. If you are reading this right now and you already have a Payoneer account, all you need to do is to follow the steps provided in this article to apply for a card. If on the other hand, you don’t have a Payoneer account, you will need to create one first before you can apply for a card. To create a Payoneer account is free, just in case you never knew. To start with the whole process,
- Go to Payoneer.
- Click on the register button or tab at the top right corner of the page.
- Follow the on-screen instructions from the next page to successfully set up your Payoneer account.
When setting up your account on the platform, make sure you provide the right and correct pieces of information so you don’t have any issues on the platform in the future after creating your account.
Payoneer Prepaid MasterCard
The Payoneer prepaid master card here can be a physical card or the virtual card which you cannot hold of course. With the virtual card, you only get access to the card details. On the other hand with the physical Payoneer prepaid MasterCard, you get to hold it and feel it as it is physical. This card can be used to make purchases online, in stores, and at ATMs as long as the Payoneer prepaid MasterCard is accepted. Before you apply for this physical card you will first need to be an eligible applicant.
Eligibility here is based on the payments you have received to your account and this is not including in house payments or payments from e-wallets such as Skrill and others. Eligibility, therefore, is not based on regions or locations. However, if your shipping address is located in Russia. You will not be eligible for this card due to local regulations. In order to order for a card from your account online, go to the card management settings page on your account and click on order card. Follow the on-screen instructions from there to successfully order for a Payoneer card.