JazzCash and Visa partnered to Empower Pakistanis with Visa Debit Cards

JazzCash Visa Debit Cards

Mobile banking service, JazzCash, which is a collaboration of the country’s leading telecom operator, Mobilink, and Mobilink Microfinance Bank has joined hands with the global payments technology company, Visa, to offer Visa debit cards to consumers. This partnership, a first of its kind in the country, is in line with Jazz brand promise of digitizing its products and services on changing times and global industry practices.  

This unique partnership will enable JazzCash to strengthen its Mobile Financial Services ecosystem further by leveraging on Visa-enabled merchant locations both locally and internationally.  This move also ensures that the country’s unbanked segment will not just have access to a bank account through their mobiles, but also to a globally accepted payment card.

Visa debit cards will bring more convenience and ease to JazzCash customers by enabling them to use their Mobile Account for various spending avenues.

By utilizing the Visa debit cards, JazzCash Mobile Account customers will be able to make purchases at more than 50,000 retail outlets in Pakistan, all online merchants where Visa cards are accepted and millions of merchants in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. It will not only act as an additional use case for the Mobile Account customers but also allow JazzCash to introduce loyalty offers for its clients by building alliances with the main merchants.

Speaking about the partnership, Aniqa Afzal Sandhu, VP Digital and Mobile Financial Services – Mobilink, stated, “We look forward to further empowering our rapidly increasing Mobile Account customers with access to retail and online payments through Visa debit cards.”

Visa debit cards will bring more convenience and ease to JazzCash customers by enabling them to use their Mobile Account for various spending avenues.

“Visa’s vision of being the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone, everywhere, is core to our business and consistent with the mission of achieving global financial inclusion. As a global payments technology company, we see one of the most valuable contributions we can make is helping to bring more people into the formal financial system,” said Kamil Khan, Country Manager, Pakistan and Afghanistan – Visa.

JazzCash is already providing many great services to its customers. The clients can also purchase the movie tickets via JazzCash.

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