How to Unblock the Blocked ATM Card in the Philippines
You might went to an ATM machine to withdraw money or inquire account balance. Sometimes, you may not be aware of the PIN codes (or PIN Number) you've entered on the ATM machine. One attempt, failed, Second attempt, failed. Then on the third try, failed again. You entered the wrong PIN and exceeded the maximum number of tries and you can no longer transact on the ATM. ATM card blocked/locked! Here are very simple options to unblock your blocked ATM card (be it a BDO atm card, BPI atm card, Metrobank atm card, Unionbank atm card, LandBank atm card, etc.) in the Philippines:
To avoid the hassle of going to the bank, you can call the bank's customer service or hotline number.
If you live near the bank or if you have the convenience of going to the bank, go to the bank. Ask for help to a bank officer in the Customer Care/Help section of the bank and request for unblocking your blocked ATM card. Don't forget to bring a valid id which the bank may require for identity verification purposes.
You can wait after 24 hours (or 1 day) and your ATM card will be automatically unblocked.
Do you have any problem in getting help in unblocking your blocked ATM card?
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Hi tanong kulang po kung paano maunblock ang atm ko. Kanina lang po ksi nablock tapos wala pong opisina bukas at sa susunod na araw. Kailangan po bang pumunta sa banko o mag.aactivate nlang po ito ng kusa?
hi. pwede po magtanong. Kahapon kasi na block card ko dahil sa wroig PIN. Ano po dapat gawin kasi holiday po ngayon wala po office bank kahapon. Around 3pm na block possible po ba after 24hours ma active yong atm card ko.
helo po ask ku lang po sana! kahapon po kasi mga arround 3pm magwithdraw sana ako sa bank ng producer bank pero nagka problema po sa pag lagay ng password e.hangang sa ma block ang atm card anu po dapat gawin para ma active ulit ang atm card
My atm was blocked just tonight, from the three options listed above, the third one is gonna be my only choice since its holiday tomorrow. Will it still be effective, or would my atm be available tomorrow after 24 hours? Thank you in advance.
I called in and asked the BPI representative to block my ATM cause I thought I lost my card! He successfully blocked it by asking me those verification questions. But I just found my card and now, I don't know what to do. Is there anyway that I can unblock my card? If I call in again, is it possible that a Rep can unblock it?