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No Cash? No Problem.

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Your Visa card is so much more than an ATM card – it’s your key to safe, convenient payments – every day, everywhere.
Visa cards are widely accepted at merchants across Egypt and abroad. It’s not only for expensive, high-value purchases but also for your every day spending: ·Grocery shopping ·In the pharmacy ·Mobile bill payment ·Your morning coffee ·Lunch-time take-away ·Online shopping and much more
Wave goodbye to cash!
Here’s the plus side. Visa has much more to offer you than cash! ·Convenience
You no longer have to waste time standing in ATM queues. Simply pay with your Visa card at the till or check out point – it’s as quick as keying in your PIN and waiting for the approval ·Security

A Visa card is far safer than carrying cash around. If your Visa card gets lost or stolen, you can immediately report it with Visa or your bank and have the card blocked. Visa also monitors and detects suspicious and fraudulent transactions on your account. Learn more on how to keep your cardsafe! ·Money Mana…

Card Fraud & Security FAQs

Q: I received an email/phone call from MasterCard about my account but it appears to be a scam or a phishing email. What do I do? A: MasterCard will never solicit personal or account information from a cardholder and we suspect that the information you received is fraudulent. Consumers should always safeguard their personal information and refrain from responding to suspicious email/phone scams. If you suspect fraud on your account, please contact your issuing bank immediately to report it. We would appreciate if you could forward the original email to stopit@mastercard.com so that we may investigate. Q: Someone called to offer a lower rate on my MasterCard but it seems to be a scam A: Please be advised that MasterCard does not attempt to contact individuals to request personal information, including credit or debit card account information. If you receive an unsolicited phone call, email, text message, or social media request from an individual claiming to be a MasterCard r…

Transaction Support FAQs

Q: How do I dispute a charge? A: Please work through your card issuing bank to dispute a charge. Only your bank holds your specific and unique information including what rights you have to file disputes. The dispute process agreed to by banks that issue MasterCard accounts or process MasterCard transactions is set up to allow the banks to manage disputes with cardholders and merchants in a formal manner.
For Issuer and Merchant guidelines for disputes refer to MasterCard's Chargeback Rules:
www.mastercard.com/us/merchant/pdf/TB_CB_Manual.pdf
For a Merchant fact sheet on avoiding chargebacks visit:
www.mastercard.com/us/merchant/pdf/Avoiding_Chargebacks_Tips.pdf Q: I never received an item purchased online or by telephone A: If you purchased an item that was not delivered to you, or the incorrect item was sent, you should speak initially with the merchant to resolve the situation. If you and the merchant cannot agree to a resolution and you want to file a d…

Travel credit card

Credit cards facilitated the movement of travel in recent years has reduced the need to carry large amount of cash with you and the search for a good place to be paid at a good price . You can also review processes that you purchase receipts or by the Internet . But there are many things you need to know before traveling depending on the credit card .Before travelingContact BankPhone handset
The first thing you should do before you travel credit card is to contact the bank to inform him Bugetk and the time that you will spend . The use of the card abroad, probably refers to the existence of the installation process , which threatens to shut down the card so contact the bank can avoid the problem .Activate the SMS servicesend-sms-free-registration
Most banks have a service ace LMS so that a message is sent to your phone as soon as the use of the card ( either bought something or withdrawn money ) . This is an important point in pursuing acquisitions , as well as to maintain the insurance…

Improve Your Credit Score

Improve Your Credit Score By Alleviating Some Of Your Debt-Important Information That Could Help You
Your credit score is very important and if you can do anything to help alleviate any of your debt, it will improve your credit score very much, over a period of time. Throughout this article I want to discuss with you some of the importance of trying to get rid of some of that old debt and working on increasing your credit rating over just a matter of time. Making any little improvements in your credit over a period of time can really boost your confidence in showing you that you are capable of handling your finances responsibly.
A bad credit rating or credit score can really turn out to be a big problem for many people, preventing them from having the ability to do certain things, such as getting loans, approved credit, etc. It can really end up being a headache if you do not have a high enough credit rating and can put a damper on many things in your life. It can stop you from doing…

How To Get Your First Credit Card

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It becomes an adult holds a lot of responsibilities and especially when you start to take financial burdens on our backs such as the use of credit cards. If you do not, here's how to get a first credit card.
In fact, there are several ways to get his first credit card, but it is imperative to be cautious especially when applying it. Here are some tips on how to get approved for your first card and how to use it.
Consider the big box stores or gas stations ...
These types of cards are easy to obtain and be approved even if you have no credit history or existing that you have no one to endorse you. For the most part, these cards are very beneficial because they allow you to buy items such as clothes or gas and pay at a later date when you have the funds available. The only downside is that interest rates are generally higher due to the higher risk. This is place is great to start building your credit so that you can ask for cards with better rates in the future.
Get a secured cr…

What is a validation code?

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What is a validation code?
CVC-code (Card Validation Code)

The CVC code (or CID - card identification code) is an added security feature on all major credit cards. The CVC is used for verification and validation in environments where a credit card is not physically present, such as ordering goods and services over the phone, via the internet or by mail. The CVC-code is a number uniquely connected to your personal credit card.

For Visa or Euro/MasterCard holders



You will find the CVC 3 digit code on the back of your credit card, on the slip where your signature is placed.

The CVC code is the 3 numbers directly after your complete credit card number, which is the same as shown on the front of the card (see example above).
Note: The digits are printed on your card, rather then stamped in the plastic like the digits in your credit card number so if you always carry your card in your back pocket you probably can't read it anymore.
For American Express card holders



The C…