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SEP 5 2023

Can I Top Up a paysafecard Online?

This question may cause some confusion for paysafecard users or those thinking about starting to use paysafecard for their online purchases. A paysafecard is a non-reloadable prepaid card that you can use to pay online or top up your MyPaysafe account. But, you cannot actually top up a paysafecard so to speak. With that being said, using paysafecard is easy, and knowing more about this payment will help you in knowing how exactly to use paysafecard.

Paying online with paysafecard?

There are two methods for making online payments using paysafecard: with or without registration. In either scenario, you'll need a 16-digit paysafecard PIN. This code is unique and cannot be reloaded. Use it until the balance is gone or include it to top up your MyPaysafe account which can be used to make purchases. Keep reading to discover how to go about it.

Top up paysafecard with account registration

Do you need an account to use paysafecard? Not at all! However, it's worth noting that a myPaysafe account comes with numerous benefits. It works as a great alternative to a bank account, you can manage your payments and keep track of your transactions from one centralised place and send and receive money in the Eurozone, to name a few. So, if you frequently use paysafecard for your online payments, it's worth considering this option. Here's how to top up paysafecard account/MyPaysafe account:

  1. Go to paysafecard account registration page.

  2. Fill in your details.

  3. Check your email for verification.

  4. Enter your address information.

Note: You cannot register by choosing a different country other than the one you’re currently in.

  1. Buy paysafecard Code.

  2. Go to your account and enter the 16-digit code in the input field.

  3. Click “Add credit” and that’s it!

  4. You're only able to recharge your myPaysafe with a 16-digit paysafecard and via bank transfer.

Getting a paysafecard code or using myPaysafe account?

Both paying with a paysafecard code and using your myPaysafe account have their advantages and disadvantages. It is worth considering both options, taking into account what you care about the most.

What to know when paying with a paysafecard code:

  • No need to provide personal data

  • No need to use a bank account or debit card

  • Maximum transaction amount: EUR 50

  • Possibility to purchase a paysafecard code using alternative payment methods. e.g. you can buy a paysafecard code via SMS and phone call.

What to know when paying with myPaysafe account:

  • Pay only with your username and password

  • Easy access to your purchase history

  • Possibility to order a prepaid paysafecard Mastercard

  • Possibility to pay with Google Pay

  • Identity verification may be required

  • Maximum transaction amount: 1000 EUR

Top up paysafecard online easily and hassle-free

Currently, numerous stores accept paysafecard and myPaysafe makes it incredibly easy to use this payment method. Do you prefer to have an account or use a special code and not provide your personal data? Up to you! Whatever you choose, you can rest assured that your shopping experience will be hassle-free!

Alicja Klos
Written by Alicja Klos