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Test Cards

You can use test cards of local payment methods and simulate different payment responses, without the need to use a real card.

For this, depending on your country, use one of the cards provided below.

CardNumberSecurity codeExpiration date
Mastercard5254 1336 7440 356412311/25
Visa4013 5406 8274 626012311/25
American Express3743 781877 55283123411/25

To test different payment results, fill in the desired status in the cardholder's name:

Payment StatusDescriptionIdentity document
APROApproved payment123456789
OTHEDeclined for general error123456789
CONTPending payment-
CALLDeclined with validation to authorize-
FUNDDeclined for insufficient amount-
SECUDeclined for invalid security code-
EXPIDeclined due to due date issue-
FORMDeclined due to form error-
Consider that you can't test the entire flow for cash payment methods.