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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...
ScotiaBank’s VISA Debit Card – Jamaica’s Online E-Commerce Renaissance
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ScotiaBank’s VISA Debit Card – Jamaica’s Online E-Commerce Renaissance

Last year Christmas 2011AD must have left many a Jamaican in the New Year 2012AD dry as a bone, a financial state often expressed in the phrase “Tamarind Season”. With Ben Johnson Day aka the day before payday coming up on Thursday 26th January 2012AD, many a monthly salaried employee may be broke because they overspent on their Debit Card – or should I says Scotia VISA Debit Card. This latest product from Scotiabank deserves honourable mention by yours truly, as like NCB (National Commercial Bank) KeyCard Cash PinLess Debit Card, it brings the convenience of Credit Card shopping to the lower rung employees who are not Credit-worthy enough to get a VISA, MasterCard or Discovery Card to do online shopping. It also gets my nod, as the presence of VISA Debit Cards from ScotiaBank, which w...