Hendak ke Brasil? Inilah tips penggunaan kartu kredit yang patut Anda ketahuidari UnionPay International

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SHANGHAI, Tiongkok, 5 Agustus 2016 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ —

Jika Anda merencanakan perjalanan ke Brasil, jangan lupa untuk membawa kartu
UnionPay (nomor kartu dimulai dengan 62) agar dapat menikmati layanan yang
menyenangkan dan istimewa. Kini, 60% merchant dan 30.000 ATM di Brasil menerima
kartu UnionPay, dan banyak merchant memberi penawaran eksklusif kartu UnionPay.

Tip 1: Tarik tunai di bandara dan pusat perbelanjaan

Anda bisa menarik tunai dan mengecek saldo dengan kartu UnionPay di ATM Itau
Bank dan Citibank. Itau Bank adalah bank komersial lokal terbesar dengan sekira
30.000 ATM di seluruh Brasil. Bank ini mengenakan biaya komisi ATM terendah: 6
BRL per transaksi.

Di Copacabana, Ipanema, dan Barra, terdapat lebih dari 20 ATM Itau Bank di
masing-masing distrik pantai ini. Setiap ATM memiliki batas dalam sekali
penarikan tunai, biasanya 750 BRL.

Anda disarankan untuk menarik tunai di bandara dan pusat perbelanjaan. ATM Itau
bisa ditemukan di Rio de Janeiro International Airport, Shopping Botafogo,
Leblon Mall, dan Barra Shopping.

Tip 2: Toko churrasco dan toko perhiasan menerima kartu UnionPay

Di Brasil, merchant yang menerima kartu UnionPay meliputi sebagian besar
restoran lokal, lebih dari 10 toko perhiasan H.Stern dan Amsterdam Sauer di Sao
Paulo, Rio, Iguazu, Manaus dan Brasilia, serta toko merek Havaianas dan
Melissa. Anda juga bisa menggunakan kartu UnionPay untuk membeli tiket ke
Sugarloaf Mountain Park.

Kartu chip UnionPay direkomendasikan karena lebih aman dan mudah digunakan.
Kasir lokal akan menanyakan apakah Anda membayar dengan kartu Debit atau
Kredit. Jawablah ‘Kredit’ apapun kartunya.

Tip 3: Banyak merchant memberi penawaran eksklusif UnionPay

Dengan membayar pakai kartu UnionPay, Anda bisa memperoleh T-shirt bergaya Rio
di H.stern, Amsterdam Sauer dan Moreno in Rio, dan nikmati diskon 10% di
Restaurant ChonKou and Restaurant Chinese Palace.

Penawaran eksklusif kartu UnionPay juga ditawarkan di banyak duty-free store di
bandara transit, seperti BuY PARIS DUTY FREE di Airport Charles De Gaulle dan
Orly Airport, DFS di JFK International Airport, serta International Shoppes dan
Dufry di lima bandara utama di AS.

Selain Brasil, kartu UnionPay bisa digunakan dengan mudah di 11 negara lain
Amerika Latin, termasuk Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Kepulauan Bahama, Surinam, dan
Cuba. Kartu UnionPay terutama diterima di kota-kota besar dan tujuan wisata,
yang meliputi tempat-tempat menarik, pusat perbelanjaan, duty-free store, dan
restoran yang banyak dikunjungi wisatawan. Hampir semua merchant dan ATM di
Cuba, serta lebih dari 80% ATM dan 100.000 merchant di Mexico menerima kartu
UnionPay.

Untuk informasi selengkapnya: http://www.unionpayintl.com/

Sumber: UnionPay International


UnionPay International: 3 must-know card-using tips in Brazil

SHANGHAI, China, August 5, 2016 (Antara/Xinhua-AsiaNet) —

If you are setting off for Brazil, remember to take along your UnionPay cards (card number starting with 62) so as to enjoy convenient and preferential service. Now, 60% of merchants and 30,000 ATMs in Brazil accept UnionPay cards, and many merchants provide exclusive UnionPay card offers.

Tip 1: Withdraw cash at airports and in malls

You can withdraw cash and check balance with UnionPay cards at ATMs of Itau Bank and Citibank. Itau Bank is the largest local commercial bank and has about 30,000 ATMs across Brazil. The Bank charges the lowest ATM commission fee: 6 BRL per transaction.

In Copacabana, Ipanema, and Barra, there are over 20 Itau Bank ATMs in each of these beach districts. Each ATM has a cap on a single cash withdrawal, generally 750 BRL.

You are advised to withdraw cash at airports and in malls. Itau ATMs can be found at Rio de Janeiro International Airport, Shopping Botafogo, Leblon Mall, and Barra Shopping.

Tip 2: Churrasco shops and jewelry stores accept UnionPay cards

In Brazil, merchants that accept UnionPay cards cover most of the local restaurants, over 10 jewelry stores of H.Stern and Amsterdam Sauer in Sao Paulo, Rio, Iguazu, Manaus and Brasilia, as well as Havaianas and Melissa brand stores. You can use UnionPay cards to buy tickets to Sugarloaf Mountain Park too.

UnionPay chip card is recommended for it’s safer and more convenient. Local cashiers will ask you whether you are using Debit or Credit card. Please answer ‘Credit’ whatever your card is.

Tip 3: Many merchants provide UnionPay exclusive offers

Paying with UnionPay cards, you can get a Rio-style T-shirt at H.stern, Amsterdam Sauer and Moreno in Rio, and enjoy 10% off at Restaurant ChonKou and Restaurant Chinese Palace.

Exclusive UnionPay card offers are also provided at many duty-free stores at transit airports, such as BuY PARIS DUTY FREE at Airport Charles De Gaulle and Orly Airport, DFS at JFK International Airport, and International Shoppes and Dufry at five major airports in the US.

Besides Brazil, UnionPay cards can be used conveniently in 11 other Latin American countries, including Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Bahamas, Surinam, and Cuba. UnionPay card are mainly accepted in major cities and tourist destinations, covering scenic spots, malls, duty-free stores, and restaurants popular among tourists. Almost all merchants and ATMs in Cuba, and over 80% of ATMs and 100,000 merchants in Mexico accept UnionPay cards.

For more information: http://www.unionpayintl.com/

Source: UnionPay International