GetBarter Review: How to get a Virtual Card to verify PayPal and make Online Payments

GetBarter is an online financial company registered under Flutterwave, Inc in the United States of America. With GetBarter, you can register and get a free Virtual credit card which you can use to perform almost every function a normal Nigerian debit card could do without having to renew it annually. What’s more? You can also use your virtual credit card to even verify your Paypal account and as well make online payments here in Nigeria. Currently GetBarter is only supported in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and the United States. GetBarter has mobile apps for Android and IOS devices, you can download them from the Google Play Store or Apple Store.


GetBarter registration process is very simple;

  • First visit the website
  • Click on login/register at the top right corner of the page
  • Click on Register
  • Fill in all the required details, confirm your details and click on register account
  • Finally, check your registered e-mail address for a link to activate your account. If you don’t find the link in your Inbox, check your Junk or spam mails.
  • You can also sign up using your Facebook or Google profile.

With this done, you can now log in and fund your account with your local debit card.


Getting your GetBarter Virtual card is easy and can be done as soon as you fund your GetBarter wallet for the first time. Follow the below steps after funding your account to request for your Virtual card,

  • Log in to your GetBarter account and click on create a new card.
  • Follow the steps and fill in all information required and take note of your billing address because that is where your card will be delivered.
  • The Card usually takes up to 7 – 10 working days from the order date to be delivered.
  • No fee is charged for requesting for your first card.


You can verify your PayPal with a GetBarter Virtual card just like how you verify with your normal Credit card, see below steps;

  • Log in to your Paypal account
  • Click on Wallet
  • Click on Link a card or Bank
  • Click on Link a debit or credit card
  • Fill the required details from your GetBarter Virtual card and submit.

If your details are correct, your Card will be linked with your Paypal account and your account will be verified.


You can use your GetBarter Virtual card to make onlinepayments anywhere the VISA or MASTERCARD is accepted without any stress. Sites like Amazon, Ebay, Udemy, Netflix and others all accept it. It simple, make your purchase as normal and input your GetBarter card details during checkout and pay. The money will be deducted from your Get Barter account.

If you have any issues with using GetBarter you can use the live chat bot available on the website or you can send a mail to [email protected]