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Wirex Contactless Card Waiting List

March 22, 2018 12:30 pm Published by

The wait for our new contactless card is almost over.

Having sourced suppliers, taken community feedback and opinion on card design and finish and commenced with manufacturing, plastic cards will become available within the coming three to four weeks.

To ensure you’re on the waiting list, enter your email and update to the latest version of the Wirex app.

Yes! Let me know the moment Contactless Cards are ready

Until today, Crypto-card providers required a complex web of suppliers and integration partners:

Wirex has now simplified the eco-system by building on top of the W-PAY blockchain platform used by our business partners and liquidity providers.

This means we’ll be able to bring better foreign exchange rates, faster KYC customer verification (even same day verifications), with cards delivered fast from 15 card printing facilities located around the world, extra security measures (including 3D Secure support) and a more reliable customer support service.

Put your name on-to the mailing list to ensure you don’t miss out on the new and improved Wirex Payment Cards.

Yes! Let me know the moment Contactless Cards are ready

Notable Replies

  • raphael.shalaby

    I want to see all your emails on here!!!

  • Aremo1000


    Pls check if am on the waiting list

  • raphael.shalaby

    You need to click at the link at the top; and then register your email in the blog!

  • davidg

    Are these the cards that will replace those that were canceled by Wavecrest?

  • Sam_Hines


    I has 2 cards

    will they be sent out urgent?

  • Satoshi24

    Cant wait for the new cards :heart_eyes:

  • Bigswede

    I am new to Wirex. So are the virtual cards still available on the app while you wait for the new plastic cards ??

    It all seams a bit patchy to be honest .


  • raphael.shalaby

    Currently, all of our customers and the majority of the customers using a crypto wallet paired with a payment card are unable to offer their customers any type of Visa Payment Card.

    This was a shock to the entire crypto community, as this left over half a million people without a means of payment, overnight.

    Fortunately, Wirex are over 6 months down the line with the integration of a solution, and we’re pretty confident that we will be the first to offer a solution to this problem.

    I hope that answers your question?

  • Neurowend


    1 plastic and 1 virtual

  • LostInJapan

    I’ve been using Wirex for a while and looking forward to their solution… the Wirex bank account I presume?

    Also, looking forward to their integration with DASH so that I don’t need to Shapeshift my DASH into BTC and deal with the associated delays and fees with using Bitcoin!!

  • Andrea_Cosenza

    Hi to all.
    Im new and want the new contactless card.
    My mail: andreacos91@icloud.com

    Thank you

  • madara2012

    Im new and i need the new contactless card.
    My mail:azaaronghai@gmail.com

    Thank you

  • Ripplecopter

    Guys, you should get into this link, there you write your email address.

  • Aero

    Excellent, can’t wait to use my card again. PS - Keep up the great work Raphael

  • 7amosatv

    Cant wait for the new cards

  • 7amosatv

    hi Mr raphael.shalaby i from Casablanca morocco

  • Mike

    You have to join the waiting list within the wirex application.

  • raphael.shalaby

    You need to do it in app; and then you will be on the list!

  • Shamone

    For all you idiots posting your personal info, ie your email which clearly shows your full name…

    You probably shouldnt own crypto

  • btcatm

    Awesome! Found you guys from this debit card list, really happy you’re making specific steps rather than promising vaporware

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