Why can’t I use my Mastercard gift card online?

Can I use a Mastercard gift card online?

You can use your Mastercard Gift Virtual Account with any United States-based online, phone, or mail-order merchants wherever Mastercard debit cards are accepted.

How do I use my Mastercard gift card as credit?

Use your gift card as payment anywhere that MasterCard is accepted. Tell the cashier that gift card is the form of payment before he swipes the card. If self-swiping the card, press the gift card button. “Gift card” should also be chosen as the payment method for online purchases.

Why is my Mastercard gift card being declined Online?

There are a number of possible reasons why a purchase could be declined: You don’t have enough money left on your card. You haven’t activated or registered your card. The address you gave to make an online or phone purchase is different from the address you have on file with your prepaid card provider.

Why is my Mastercard being declined?

There is a large number of reasons why a credit card may be declined, from there not being enough funds available on the card, to the card being expired, the billing address being incorrect, etc.

Can I pay a credit card with a debit card?

Most of the banks allow you to make credit card payments using a debit card without any registration. You can directly enter your debit card details in the payment channel or use your debit card at the bank’s ATM to make payment.

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How do I activate my Mastercard?

To activate a Mastercard credit card, call the number on the back of the card and follow the prompts. Some Mastercard credit card issuers may also place a sticker on the front of the card with a special activation website address and phone number.

Do I need a PIN for my prepaid MasterCard?

Since 2013, Visa and Mastercard gift cards began utilizing PIN numbers. These numbers are not located on the card. Instead, customers must call the number on the back of the card to use the automated system to enter the card’s 16-digit card number. … The system will then allow you to select your own four-digit PIN code.

How do I find my Gift Card PIN?

The 4 digit PIN number can be found on the back of the Gift Card underneath the scratch off panel or printed on the E-Gift Card.