Guarantee Trust Bank also known as GTBank have made the impossible to be possible with their GT Naira master card. The GT Naira master card was introduced to Nigeria in 2010. The main goal of the Naira master card is to enable Nigerian to to shop online without wahala. GTNaira master card is a prepaid credit card that provides the convenience, flexibility and feel of a true Master card.
If you must note; prepaid card is far deferent from debit card (ATM Card)
The Naira master card comes to existence due to the request of Nigerians who wants to do online payments or transactions. Getting a GT Naira master card is not difficult, but before you can use it to do transaction online, you must activate it for the purpose through GTBank online banking.
Note: if you have an account with GTbank and you don’t have the Naira master card, go to any of their bank and order for your mastercard now but if you don’t have an account with them, go to any their offices nationwide and register for an account. You will be given your Naira master card within 10working days (2 weeks), after collecting the master card you may start using it immediately on any ATM machine but it will not do online work.
HOW TO ENABLE/ ACTIVATE THE GTNAIRA MASTER CARD FOR ONLINE TRANSACTIONS
WHAT IS THIS TOKEN? The token is a small device accompanied by an id which is generated from your account number. The token has a 10 digit number at the back of it. You will also receive a numeric password to your email address and your mobile phone
After you have collected your token, go to GTBANK web site, go to the internet banking section and login with your username and password. i.e your account number as the username and the pin sent to you as the password. Enter the token number located at the back of your token device and click on login. You will be taken to a page where you will see your secure code for your online transaction.
Follow the instructions and steps. You will be ask to fill in your personal information, so fill it exactly how you filled it when opening an account with them.
Enter a new security code: e.g 456EFG and proceed
HOW TO USE THE GTNAIRA MASTER CARD
Go to the site that you would like to transact with, do all the necessary stuff that you want to do. Now to check out with your master card, enter your 16 digit number written at the front of the Naira Mastercard. Now write the holder’s name located in the card and the 3 digit CCV2 number located at the back of the master card. Now click continue
NOTE: After clicking continue, a page from GTBank will popup, check the welcome note to see if it matches with the one you set for your card otherwise you may fall for scam.
Now enter the information required by the new page like; security question, security code e.t.c
Click on confirm to confirm your product and payment…. Payment is done. That’s how to use the Gt naira master card; you now have the freedom to shop online…