Entropay Virtual credit card (VCC) is one of the best way to verify Paypal account if -
1) You don’t have an actual credit card issued by Bank.
2) If your debit card is not getting accepted by Paypal.
Also, you can use this entropay VCC to buy anything online because it will work as an actual credit card.
Do you know? You can also use HDFC Netsafe VCC to shop online anytime.
Once you have created Entropay virtual credit card, then you will get 16 digit card number, 3 digit CVV number and validity date of your credit card as shown below. So, you can use these information and buy anything online.
Before you can add your Entropay Virtual credit card in Paypal, you need to load money from your bank account.
To add your Entropay virtual credit card, Login to your Paypal account then Go to
My Account > Profile > Add/Edit Credit card
and click on Add a card button on that page. Now, at the next page, you have to fill your first name and then select card type “VISA” and then fill all the details of entropay virtual credit card which you have created. Finally select the billing address and click on add card button.
Once your Entropay virtual credit card is successfully added into your paypal account, Paypal will debit a small amount from your credit card which will be credited back to your credit card within next 2 days once your entropay credit card is verified. This process is usually done to ensure that you are adding your own authorized credit card.
So, wait for 2-3 days to see the transaction of Paypal in entropay credit card statement. Once the transaction is successfully added into your entropay statement, it will look like the following where you can see the 4 digit Paypal transaction code.
So, Once you got this 4 digit number, you need to login to your paypal account and then click on the verify card link and enter this number and finally get verified and once your verification is done, it will take another 2 days to credit that small amount back into your entropay virtual credit card that will look like:
Note: If you have saw the above two screenshot carefully then you might have noticed that Paypal have deducted USD 2.06 on Dec 2, 2011 but they deposited $1.97 on Dec 6, 2011. Now you may ask why there is a difference? So, the main difference in these amount is Euro to Dollar conversion. Earlier on Dec 2 , USD 1 = Euro 0.7282 but on Dec 6, it was USD 1= Euro 0.7614 and that’s why I received less amount.
If you have any doubt while following any step, kindly leave your response below. So, Hope you learned the process of verifying Paypal account with Entropay Virtual Credit card (VCC).