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EcoCash's MasterCard for online Transaction

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asked Jul 31, 2014 in Mobile Banking by Tawanda Cellfun Contributor (8,150 points)  
OK, I had to classify this under Mobile Banking since its probably the best, Admin, I think now a category like "Online Payments" is needed.

Back to my question, anyone who has so far used the Econet/Ecocash/Steward Bank Mastercard for an onlin payment? Share experiences, e.g What is The cardholders name? the four letter nickname or my name, coz I first have to get a virtual card, and I dont know wether the virtual card number is linked to my name or the nickname, tried both and it failed!

            

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answered Aug 1, 2014 by Angel  
selected Nov 5, 2014 by Tawanda Cellfun
 
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Hie Tawanda

I was able to successfully buy ebooks online on Kindle. When I got the virtual card(on the EcoCash USSD under wallet services), it asked me to enter a 4 letter name, which I did. The name I used for the virtual card is different from the one that I used to activate my physical card.
For me to successfully purchase, I had to then enter those details on my Amazon account, under My account - Add a payment method - enter your credit card number(virtual card number) - name on card(the 4 letter name i used when I got the virtual card)-expiration date(date I was given when i got my virtual card).

After that process, I went back to Kindle, and when I clicked on my book(s), the payment went through, I instantly received an EcoCash confirmation, and my book(s) downloaded to my device instantly.

From my experience, the virtual account number is linked to the 1 letter nickname you enter when activating your virtual card.
asked Aug 1, 2014 in Mobile Banking by mikealkay   any idea about the charges?
commented Aug 3, 2014 by The Geek Guru (27,280 points)  
you are a lifesaver man,it worked, i think you need to make you instructions a bit clearer though.... one has to set a second new nickname!!!





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