Bvirtual® ”Virtual Prepaid Card Interface” is designed to significantly complement internationally accepted prepaid cards as a virtual equivalent powered by a secure mobile app. This means that customers or users of the program will be able to acquire valid virtual Visa /MasterCard cards “interfaces” (accepted globally by online merchants) via a mobile application, satisfying all KYC and industry security requirements.
Funds are loaded onto the virtual cards ahead of any purchase or transfer transaction this is to insulates cardholders from the know risks of card transactions.
How To Register
Download the prepaid virtual card that fits your needs. Register for the card with a valid national identity document.
Virtual Card (Instant Issuance)
To acquire a card interface, user (customers) will have to download the Bvirtual® mobile App online from (play store, app store, windows store) and register with a valid national ID (as per current compliance modalities in acquiring a plastic version issued by a participating bank). All industry standard card issuance security and compliance protocols and customer service activities are observed during this process.
Depending on the Card program specification with partnering banks, customers may also have the parallel option of the plastic equivalent for use on ATMs and POS terminals where accepted globally by Visa or MasterCard.
How The Card Interface Works
Before registering for a Virtual card, it's important to know how they work and how they differ from debit cards.
Transactional Use Cases and Channels
The virtual card interface allows the user the convenience of spending within the limit of funds loaded onto the card. Just as with typical attributes of the plastic equivalent, the interface protects the cardholder from the risk of exposing his/her traditional bank accounts to online fraud and can block and unblock card at any given time via the mobile app, providing convenience, accessibility & security.
The virtual card is loaded and “energized” seamlessly with funds from user (customers) mobile money wallets i.e.(MTN, Airtel, Vodafone).