Contactless transactions in simple steps and absolute security
Using contactless transaction technology, NBG's Debit Mastercard provides additional convenience and speed in all your purchases at merchants equipped with the special terminals displaying the contactless logo.
- Hold Debit Mastercard for a few seconds in front of the terminal.
- For transactions up to 25 euro, the transaction is completed without entering the PIN(*),
- For transactions more than 25 euro, enter the PIN of the card, if requested.
- When you hear the sound (beep), your transaction will be completed.
For purchases everywhere (**)
By using NBG's Debit Mastercard, you can make purchases of goods and services at over 34 million merchants around the world and Greece, including retail stores, gas stations, super markets, restaurants etc. You can make your purchase by presenting the card at the paypoint and typing your PIN, if requested, and the amount of your purchase will be automatically deducted from your account.
Debit Mastercard enables you to carry out a broad range of additional transactions including hotel bookings, recurring payments to meet your periodic obligations (insurance premiums, school fees etc.), telephone and mail orders.
Online purchases (**)
You can use NBG's Debit Mastercard at thousands of e-shops displaying the Mastercard logo. Furthermore, with the new online security transactions service, Mastercard® Identity CheckΤΜ
, which first NBG offers to debit caldholders, gives you the opportunity to carry out online purchases with participating
merchants at a heightened level of security. For further information click here
ATM transactions (**)
NBG’s extensive i-bank ATM
network, together with the ATM network of other banks in Greece and abroad, enables you to carry out your day-to-day banking transactions using your Debit Mastercard
• i-bank ATM
-Cash withdrawal from your linked bank accounts,
-Cash deposit whithout use of envelope,
-Payment of bills or other dues including DEH, EYDAP bills, mobile and fixed telephony, Certified Tax Dues etc.,
-Fund transfers to NBG accounts,
-Account balance inquiry and activity for the last 7 transactions,
-Change of PIN,
• DIAS ATM of other banks in Greece
-Cash withdrawal from your principal account,
-Account balance inquiry.
• ATM abroad displaying the Mastercard logo
-Cash withdrawal from your principal linked account in the currency of the country you’re visiting,
-Change of PIN,
-Account balance inquiry.
Most transactions via our i-bank ATMs are free of charge. Transactions carried out via other banks’ ATMs, whether in Greece or abroad (DIAS, Mastercard), will incur a charge.
For more information on the rates charged for transactions on the basis of Debit Mastercard, click here
For your own security, NBG has the capability to reduce the limit for cash withdrawals at ATMs during night hours (10:00pm to 7:00am).
Rewards for your purchases with Debit Mastercard
''go4more'' is the first program to reward your total relationship with NBG, as the banking products you own and your day-to-day banking transactions earn you points that you can redeem at businesses participating in the program or through NBG products and services. It even rewards you for your birthday.
Debit Mastercard participates in the go4more program and rewards you for your day-to-day purchases made at millions of businesses displaying the Mastercard logo. By signing up to the program and using Debit Mastercard, you collect points that you can redeem at businesses participating in the program. You choose the amount you wish to redeem in each of your purchases, by paying less or even not at all.
To get detailed information on the terms of the programme and to sign up click here
Manage your Debit Mastercard via the i-bank Internet Banking service
Via the i-bank Internet Banking service you can easily and quickly apply and manage Debit Mastercard, provided you’re a registered user.
Specifically, you can:
- Submit an application for the card.
- Link or disconnect deposit accounts to your card.
- View your card's transactions history (purchases, cash withdrawals).
- Modify daily transaction limits.
- Receive PIN positions.
- Ask for PIN reminder or reissue.
- Ask for reissuance of your Debit MasterCard, if you have declared loss, theft or damage.
Further via the i-bank Internet Banking service, you can register or select from the displaying list, the mobile number or the email address to which NBG will send OTP (one time password) required for online purchases at MasterCard® Identity Check™ or Mastercard® SecureCode™ participating merchants.
(*) For your safety you may be asked to enter the PIN for transactions equal or less than 25€.
(**) Subject to the Acts of Legislative Content applicable at any given time, imposing restrictions on Cash withdrawals and transfer of funds. To get detailed information about the transactions that you carry out click here.