How to unblock my Walmart Money Card?

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How to unblock my Walmart Money Card?

Postby abdellahafellah » Tue Dec 10, 2013 5:10 pm

Hello everybody,

I went back home to visit my family in Morocco, and i had ticket one way, and i loaded my money in a Walmart prepaid card for the return flight back to USA. i tried to purchase something with my card then it was declined. i had about 3000$ on it. can you please show me how to solve this when i from Morocco ( its my only way to get back ) i am really stressed

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Postby JoDa » Wed Dec 18, 2013 10:25 pm

It's entirely possible they blocked it because they consider foreign charges "suspicious." CALL THEM. One of my credit cards does this all the time. A quick call or email (through secure messaging on their site) to let them know I AM, in fact, in X country has opened it up again immediately.
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Postby darkguy2 » Thu Dec 19, 2013 10:14 am

It is always a good idea to let all of the banks who you have cards through that you are traveling. You can let them know the length of your trip as well. I had my debit card blocked when I was up in Illinois for the summer. Took them till the end to finally block it but a quick call got it fixed in a couple of hours. Now I always call when I travel long distances.
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