How to borrow data from Glo and Payback

How to borrow data from Glo and Payback-Are you in need of data to watch your favourite Youtube channel, stream Facebook and send email urgently and you don’t know how to get it?

Well as Glo subscriber you can now borrow data and payback on your next recharge, this service is call Borrow me data which allow customers borrow data In times of urgency or when data runs out unexpectedly.

The option to borrow data from telecom providers like Glo can be a lifesaver. It is available to all registered and active Glo subscribers and itcomes in variation according to prices.

This article will provide the various data borrowing options offered by Glo, outlining the steps to borrow data, repayment strategies, and the benefits of using this service.

Benefits of borrowing data from Glo

 

Borrowing data from Glo, through their “Borrow Me Data” service, offers several benefits:

1. Uninterrupted Connectivity:

The primary benefit is that it allows you to stay connected to the internet even when you’ve exhausted your existing data plan. This ensures you can continue browsing, streaming, downloading, or working online without any disruption.

2. Emergency Access:

In urgent situations where you need immediate access to the internet, borrowing data can be a lifesaver. Whether it’s for sending an important email, checking directions, or accessing critical information, this service provides a quick solution.

3. Flexibility and Convenience:

You can easily borrow data through the USSD code *321# or the Glo Café app, eliminating the need to find a physical recharge point or wait for a data bundle purchase to process.

4. Affordable Repayment:

The borrowed data amount, along with a small service fee, is conveniently deducted from your next airtime recharge. This makes it an affordable option for temporary data needs.

5. Variety of Data Bundles:

Glo offers different data bundle sizes under the Borrow Me Data service, allowing you to choose the amount that best suits your requirements and budget.

6. No Service Disruption:

By borrowing data, you avoid the frustration of being disconnected from the internet due to insufficient data, ensuring a seamless online experience.

7. Available to All Eligible Customers:

Glo’s Borrow Me Data service is available to all prepaid customers who meet the eligibility criteria, making it accessible to a wide range of users.

8. Easy Eligibility Check:

You can easily check your eligibility for the service and the available borrowing limit by dialing *321# or through the Glo Café app.

How do i check if i am enable to borrow data from Glo

 

You can check your eligibility to borrow data from Glo in two ways:

  1. USSD Code:

    • Dial *321# on your Glo line.
    • Follow the prompts, and you’ll receive information on your eligibility and the data bundles you can borrow.
  2. Glo Café App:

    • Download and install the Glo Café app on your smartphone.
    • Log in with your Glo number.
    • Navigate to the “Borrow Me Data” section.
    • The app will show your eligibility status and the available data bundles you can borrow.

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The eligibility criteria for Glo Borrow Me Data usually include:

  • Minimum tenure: You need to have been an active Glo subscriber for a certain period, typically at least 3 months.
  • Usage history: You should have a good usage history with regular recharges and data usage.
  • Outstanding balance: You should not have any outstanding balance from previous borrowings.
  • Your sim should be register and link to NIN

How to borrow data from Glo

Glo offers a “Borrow Me Data” service that allows you to borrow data bundles when you run out. Here’s how you can borrow data:

1. USSD Code:

  • Dial *303# on your Glo line.
  • Select the “Borrow Me Data” option.
  • Choose the data bundle size you want to borrow.
  • Confirm the transaction.

2. Glo Café App:

  • Download and install the Glo Café app on your smartphone.
  • Log in with your Glo number.
  • Navigate to the “Borrow Me Data” section.
  • Choose the desired data bundle and confirm the purchase.

How to Repay Borrow Glo data

 

  • The borrowed data amount, along with the service fee, will be automatically deducted from your next airtime recharge.
  • Ensure that your next recharge is sufficient to cover both the borrowed data and the service fee.

 

FAQ

Can I borrow data from Glo if I am not eligible for their standard data plans?

Glo’s eligibility criteria for borrowing data through their “Borrow Me Data” service are generally the same as their standard data plans. This means that if you are not eligible for a regular data plan due to factors like insufficient tenure or outstanding balance, you will likely not be eligible to borrow data either.

What happens if I am unable to repay the borrowed data within the specified timeframe?

If you fail to repay the borrowed data from Glo’s “Borrow Me Data” service within the specified timeframe will negatively impact your creditworthiness with Glo, making it difficult to access future services or borrow larger amounts.

 

Are there any additional charges or fees associated with borrowing data from Glo?

Yes, there is a 15% service charge associated with borrowing data from Glo through their “Borrow Me Data” service. This means that if you borrow a data bundle worth ₦100, you will actually be charged serve  ₦85 upon your next recharge you will pay ₦100

For example, if you borrow a 130MB data bundle which costs ₦100, Glo will deduct ₦115 from your next recharge.

Please note that the service charge is a percentage of the borrowed amount, so the exact fee will vary depending on the size of the data bundle you borrow.

Can I borrow data multiple times before fully repaying the previous borrowed amount?

No, you cannot borrow data multiple times from Glo before fully repaying the previous borrowed amount.

What minimum balance should I have in my account to successfully apply for Borrow me data Service?

You can qualify for this product with any balance in your main account.

 

Meet Ogbeide Frank, popularly known as perere, a blogger who loves writing about finance and Tech. He studied Business administration at the Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma and Mobile Communication at Orange College Malaysia .Frank have worked as a banker and consultant in variety of Nigeria agencies

Contact;Kokobest04@gmail.com
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