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Prepaid Paypal Card in Turkey

13th October 2014


PLEASE READ ANNOUNCEMENT:



PAYPAL 'NAKIT' CARD IS BEING PHASED OUT IN TURKEY - THOSE USING THE PAYPAL CARD HAD UNTIL THE 1ST MAY 2016 TO 'TOP UP' AND UNTIL 31ST MAY TO USE ANY REMAINING BALANCE ON CARD


 


Have you heard about the Nakit Pre-paid Card from Paypal?

If you have encountered problems shopping online with your foreign bank or credit cards, then a prepaid card in Turkey may be a good solution for you.


Paypal's Prepaid Card (Nakit)PayPal provides a prepaid card and if you don't have a Turkish credit card, then the paypal prepaid card will be a good option for online shopping.
(the card can also be used for cash withdrawals and offline purchases)

PayPal's prepaid card works just like a credit or debit card, but without the need to wait for approval or fill out any long forms. You simply purchase the card for 5 TL, activate it, load your payment amount, and begin shopping! And best of all No Purchase fees! - You can purchase items online free of charge.

About the Card
Features
- Cards can be activated immediately
- You can use the card 24/7 at all ATMs in Turkey and abroad
- You can use the card for online purchases
- No Purchase Fee

Where to buy?
Migros & Teknosa sell them for around 5TL + plus a minimum deposit on the card.
Or order from
www.paypal.com/nakit

How to Activate;
Once you have purchased the card you need to visit www.paypal.com/nakit to activate the card.
You will need your Yabanci Kimlik No. [What is a Yabanci Kimlik Number?]

or ask a Turkish friend to activate the card for you.


Fees;

2 TL Commission charge when you top up at any Migros
1% Commission charge when you top up at any PTT
No Commission when you top up at any TEB ATM Machine
No Purchase fees

Withdrawal cash from ATM
1 TL from any TEB ATM
5 TL charge from any other ATM

Purchasing online in foreign currency
5% Commission will be added, but this will be refunded back to your card with 7 working days

Card Limit
Max limit on card is 5,000 TL per year
Single cash withdrawal of 300tl (total 1000TL in a day)

If you experience any problems or have any questions, you can contact Paypal's English Speaking representatives in Turkey for assistance;
0 212 331 70 75(more information is available from www.paypal.com/nakit - please note; the site is in Turkish)


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Comments (6)

eduardosantaela

17th October 2014 Would be a great deal... IF ONLY Paypal system would recognize our yabanci kimlik numarasi!

loves_Turkey

24th October 2014 Your WRONG Eduardo! paypal does recognize the yabanci kimlik number... I have a nakit card and registered it online, with my yabanci kimlik number and had no problems

eduardosantaela

4th December 2014 I managed to get my yabanci kimlik numarasi recognized and register my paypal card too!

Shiga

11th March 2015 Is it possible to link prepaid paypal card to your paypal account? and then draw money from your paypal balance instead of toping up at teb atm/migros/ptt?

hizzle

20th February 2016 I am not able to register my card online?? why/ is cause i have another Bank card under my yabanci kimlik numarasi? please I need help

moody

7th October 2016 I have the same problem as hizzle.


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