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When in the wild, Top-up your FLOW Jamaica or Digicel smartphone Online
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When in the wild, Top-up your FLOW Jamaica or Digicel smartphone Online

So it finally happened to you; you’re at your friend house uptown in the wilderness of Upper St. Andrew or out in the boonies in rural Jamaica.....and you ran out of credit. What do you do? Fortunately, you have a FLOW Jamaica smartphone with a Data plan that you activated just to get the 99 cent plan as explained in FLOW Jamaica’s 30-Day Prepaid Mobile Internet gives you 99 cents Plan. Or, you were one of those adventurous types that had decided to try of the Digicel LTE as described in How to Activate a Digicel LTE Smart Plan on your Smartphone and discovered that it works in the wilderness. You just need credit to call mummy and daddy....or you friend that only totes a banger (read me!) to have them send you some credit. Alas, dilemma as in order to get credit you have to h...
How to use Scotia VISA Debit Card Online
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How to use Scotia VISA Debit Card Online

Those of you who read my little adventure in getting my Scotia VISA Debit Card in my last article ScotiaBank’s VISA Debit Card – Jamaica’s Online E-Commerce Renaissance, may have noticed that I had mentioned using my new best friend to shop online as well as received payments online using PayPal. “How do I do that”, you may be asking, nose wrinkled in consternation? Even better query: “how do avoid being robbed on the Information superhighway?” You are indeed correct to be concerned. Using Payment methods online, be it a Credit or Debit Card, is fraught with the same level of danger, as both can be stolen and your funds used by unscrupulous hackers or phishers to purchase items or withdraw funds without your knowledge. More on such hacking methods in another tightly tailored article....