This post contains how to borrow credit from MTN in Nigeria – Are you searching for the code used to lend money or airtime on your MTN line for free and pay later, then here is the place to be.
Nigeria’s top mobile telecommunication giant MTN have provided a USSD code that allows you to easily apply to borrow airtime credit from them free and pay back later. There is absolutely no reason to be stranded anymore.
With this airtime borrowing service, you can ask for airtime and then pay back later when you recharge your MTN SIM card (*Terms and conditions apply though). There are other ways to recharge on your MTNbacom SIM aside from this when stranded, however, this method does not require borrowing airtime from MTN, I’ve covered it in one of my previous posts, click here for details.
In this write-up, I will be showing you how to borrow credit from MTN and pay back later!
MTN XtraTime | How to Borrow Credit from MTN in Nigeria
MTN XtraTime allows you to borrow airtime from MTN and pay back later, but before you request to borrow credit from MTN, bear this in mind; MTN XtraTime is only available to active prepaid MTN customers. Also, put into consideration, other eligibility criteria below;
- SIM must be prepaid
- SIM must be registered
- Customer’s main account balance must be between N0 and N12
- MTN’s consideration of Customer’s monthly recharge frequency
- MTN’s consideration of Customer’s average monthly spend
- Customer must have paid up any previous XtraTime request and the charges associated thereto.
How to check XtraTime eligibility on MTN
Here’s is how to check if you’re eligible to borrow credit on MTN.
Dial *606# » select 1 to check eligibility
Amount that can be borrowed on MTN are N50, N100, N200, N500 & N1000
To borrow credit on MTN
Dial *606# » select Request Airtime » Select amount to borrow.
MTN service charge
You will pay 15% of borrowed amount as a service charge. E.g, if you borrow N100, you will receive N85 or if N50, you will receive N42.50.
NOTE: CREDIT BORROWED WILL BE REPAID BACK THROUGH RECHARGE CARD, ME2U, BANK MOBILE RECHARGE OR OTHER METHODS OF FUNDING THAT RECHARGES YOUR MAIN CREDIT ACCOUNT.
That’s how to borrow credit from MTN. Go ahead and start borrowing airtime credit from MTN network provider today. Let me know if the code works for you via the comment box below.