In today’s video tutorial, you’re going to learn how to create a virtual credit card on your computer for online purchases using Blur by Abine.
There’s are a few different ways to create a Masked Card (or virtual card) using Blur by Abine, but in this tutorial, we’re covering how to create a Blur Masked Card (or virtual card) using the Blur desktop browser extension when visiting a 3rd party website (e.g. Bestbuy.com)
To learn how to create a Blur Masked Card using the Blur webapp, check out this video.
How to Create a Virtual Credit Card (Blur Masked Card)
How To Create a Virtual Credit Card (Blur Masked Card) using the Blur Desktop Browser Extension
- To begin, be sure to have the Blur desktop browser extension installed in your internet browser (click here to install Blur for your browser)
- When you reach the checkout process for an online order, click into the credit card field
- Once you click into the credit card field, you’ll see a Blur pop-up panel
- Click “New Masked Card”, specify how much you’re going to spend here, and then confirm the amount you’ll be charged
- Click “use My Masked Card” to have Blur auto-fill the new virtual credit card information for you into the online form
- Complete your online order as normal
- Be sure to use the Masked Card billing address as your billing address, 280 Summer St. Boston, MA. 02210
Reach out to us via email at blur-support [at] get abine [dot] com if you have any questions, or any suggestions for our next video tutorial. Thanks for watching!
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