How To Get Kuda Debit Card In Nigeria

If you do not read this blog post, you will not learn how to get Kuda debit card in Nigeria. We will cover the different types of debit cards that are offered by the Kuda bank app, and the conditionals attached to getting them. Without further mouthing, let us delve in.

What Is The Kuda Debit Card?

The Kuda debit card is a Visa card that is offered by the Kuda banking app to its Nigerian customers. This card allows Nigerians to make online and offline purchases from their Kuda account balance. 

How To Apply For A Kuda Debit Card

How to get a kuda debit card in Nigeria is not a big deal. Especially if you meet the conditions set by the Microfinance bank for receiving one. One of the biggest perks of owning a Kuda debit card is that they don’t charge a maintenance fee as do other conventional banks in Nigeria. 

In order to get a free Kuda debit card, you need to verify your Kuda account with your BVN and a valid ID.  Linking your BVN and ID will make them ship the card to you for free. 

On the flip side, if you do not verify your Kuda bank account with your BVN, you will then compulsorily have to keep a balance of 1000 naira in your Kuda account. 

How To Get Kuda Virtual Card

If you are not a fan of Kuda physical debit cards, then it will be worth it if you try out a Kuda Virtual card. It is important to note that the Kuda Virtual card is the non-physical version of the Kuda debit MasterCard. 

Here are practical steps to follow in order to get yourself a Kuda virtual card:

  • Launch the Kuda app on your mobile device. 
  • Head to the menu option that is on the bottom of the Kuda app user interface. 
  • Press the option labelled “Request A Card”.
  • The next prompt will indicate “Get A Virtual Card”, kindly click on it. 
  • Confirm the Kuda transaction PIN that you created in the past. You can also choose to confirm your fingerprint or Face ID> 
  • Then proceed to input your new PIN for the Kuda Virtual card you created. 
  • Click on “Next” to confirm the PIN creation. 
  • Finally, tap “Okay” to complete the creation.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Kuda Virtual Card Free?

Getting a Kuda Virtual card is free. However, if you want to create another one apart from the first that you created, it will incur a charge. The Kuda virtual card is free because there is no need for maintenance, shipping or any other related costs.  

How To Activate The Kuda Virtual Card

The Kuda virtual card does not need to be activated, it comes in an already activated form. 

Can Kuda Virtual Card Be Used For International Transactions 

Yes, the Kuda virtual card can be linked with Payoneer and be used to perform international transactions. You can also use it to link to your Paypal account and verify it. 

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