You can easily transfer money from your MasterCard or Visa Debit Card to your GCash wallet in real time! To do this, you will need to link your debit card to your GCash account first.
How to enroll your MasterCard / Visa Debit Card
Step 1. To enroll your debit card, go to the menu on the upper left corner of the GCash dashboard. Select 'My Debit Cards.'
Step 2. Input the details needed on the Card Information screen, then 'Add Card.' Once done, you will still need to verify your linked card.
Step 3. Select the card you wish to verify and tap 'Verify Now.'
To verify that you are the owner of the debit card, a test transaction will be done and you will temporarily be deducted a minimal amount. You can find out how much was deducted either by logging into your online bank, through email or SMS notification. The amount needs to be inputted on the verification page.
Once this is verified, you wil now be able to cash in from your linked debit card!
How to Cash In using MasterCard / Visa Debit Card
Step 1. Select 'Cash In' on the dashboard. Then, select 'Online Banking,' then 'MasterCard/Visa Debit Card.'
Step 2. Input the amount you wish to cash in and select the account you wish to cash-in from. The last four digits of the card will be indicated, as well as the MasterCard or Visa logo.
Step 3. Confirm the amount you wish to cash-in, then you will receive an SMS where you can see the One-Time Password for your nominated bank account. Enter the password, and tap 'Validation.'
Once this is done, wait for the confirmation SMS of your transaction. Your wallet will reflect the additional funds once your transaction is finished.