This article is all about how to borrow Airtime from Airtel. If you are an Airtel subscriber and you run out of Airtime not having money to purchase the needed Airtime don’t worry Airtel is always ready to borrow you Airtime to call your love ones.
Borrowing of Airtime in Airtel is only for all eligible Airtel subscribers, if you are not eligible you won’t be allowed to borrow Airtime. I will start by showing you how to know if you are eligible and then how to be an eligible subscriber to be able to borrow Airtime.
How To Check If You Are Eligible To Borrow Airtime From Airtel
Dail *500# on your mobile phone.
A list of options will pop up.
Reply with 1 and hit the send.
Another list of options will pop up.
Reply with 1 to know if you are eligible.
If you are owing an outstanding debt you will get a pop up message telling you that you are yet to pay for the previous loan giving to you. See an example below.
All new sim that have not been used for a minimum of 3months are not eligible.
Steps On How To Borrow Airtime From Airtel
Dail *500# and reply with 2 for the borrow Airtime option on the second pop up you will see a list of all amounts that you are eligible to borrow.
Select the amount and send, you will be credited with the amount you select
Note that 15% charges will be deducted from any amount you borrow.
You won’t be allowed to borrow for the second time if you are yet to pay your outstanding debt.
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Recharge up to the amount you borrow
The money will be debited immediately you too up the Airtime and you will receive a confirmation message telling you that you have been credited with the selected loan amount.