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20-09-2019, 06:06   #1
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20-09-2019, 07:46   #2
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You must be in the UK OP, because it will only let me have a thirty day trial, as it says my payment method doesn't match the country.

This is despite me using a revolut card with a sterling balance, using my parcel wizard address and having a vpn activated to UK.

Spent a good few minutes with customer care where they insisted on telling me my payment method comes up IE on their system, and to get on to my bank.

It seems all these loopholes may be about to be ended.
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You must be in the UK OP, because it will only let me have a thirty day trial, as it says my payment method doesn't match the country.

This is despite me using a revolut card with a sterling balance, using my parcel wizard address and having a vpn activated to UK.

Spent a good few minutes with customer care where they insisted on telling me my payment method comes up IE on their system, and to get on to my bank.

It seems all these loopholes may be about to be ended.
I am in Ireland not UK.

Strange, it came up for me without a problem immediately.

But I have a default payment of my virtual Revolut card which uses parcel motel as billing address.

It might be that the Revolut card you have is one of those which is coded as Irish.

Not nice of them to give Irish users less time.
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You must be in the UK OP, because it will only let me have a thirty day trial, as it says my payment method doesn't match the country.

This is despite me using a revolut card with a sterling balance, using my parcel wizard address and having a vpn activated to UK.

Spent a good few minutes with customer care where they insisted on telling me my payment method comes up IE on their system, and to get on to my bank.

It seems all these loopholes may be about to be ended.

I used revolut and changed my address on the billing page to parcel motel NI and it worked for 90 days

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I used revolut and changed my address on the billing page to parcel motel and it worked for 90 days
I think Johnny Dogs has a Revolut card which is coded as Ireland, there are a few of that around.
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I think Johnny Dogs has a Revolut card which is coded as Ireland, there are a few of that around.
Not sure guys, I've been with them for a few years, and have had so much stuff delivered to parcel wizard that they actually even offered me finance on many items .

My card was a newish one they sent out when I changed over to a premium account (it's visa, and my old one was MasterCard, I never had any issues with it incidentally)

Has me stumped.
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Not sure guys, I've been with them for a few years, and have had so much stuff delivered to parcel wizard that they actually even offered me finance on many items .

My card was a newish one they sent out when I changed over to a premium account (it's visa, and my old one was MasterCard, I never had any issues with it incidentally)

Has me stumped.
Did you change your address to parcel motel on the page thats says your card does not match your country?
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Did you change your address to parcel motel on the page thats says your card does not match your country?
Yeah, pretty sure I did.
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Worked for me with a Revolut VISA card start with 4. My other cards both VISA and Mastercard starting with 5 didn't work.
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Worked for me with a Revolut VISA card start with 4. My other cards both VISA and Mastercard starting with 5 didn't work.
Mines starts with a 4 - strange.
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Not sure guys, I've been with them for a few years, and have had so much stuff delivered to parcel wizard that they actually even offered me finance on many items .

My card was a newish one they sent out when I changed over to a premium account (it's visa, and my old one was MasterCard, I never had any issues with it incidentally)

Has me stumped.
Some Premium account cards are coded as Irish.

If you have a premium account, generate a new virtual card (multi use) and that should work as those are still UK based.
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Some Premium account cards are coded as Irish.

If you have a premium account, generate a new virtual card (multi use) and that should work as those are still UK based.
I will give that a go cheers
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Worked for me with a Revolut VISA card start with 4. My other cards both VISA and Mastercard starting with 5 didn't work.
Visa cards always start with 4
Master cards always start with 5

There is no such thing as a visa that starts with 5. The first digit represents the card provider. I used to test credit card terminal software so very famaliar.
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Visa cards always start with 4
Master cards always start with 5

There is no such thing as a visa that starts with 5. The first digit represents the card provider. I used to test credit card terminal software so very famaliar.
Sorry my mistake. So my 1 VISA card worked and my 2 Mastercards didn't
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Some Premium account cards are coded as Irish.

If you have a premium account, generate a new virtual card (multi use) and that should work as those are still UK based.
Genius, worked a treat.
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