If you have been wading through a lot of information on the internet regarding “how to open a verified Cash app account in Nigeria” all to no avail, then today is your lucky day.

Like Paypal, the Cash app is currently not available in Nigeria, but so many people are still using it somehow. You will be shown the backdoor to the trick people are using to create a Cash app account In a non-supported country like Nigeria in this article.

 Let’s get started!

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Requirements for opening a verified Cash app in Nigeria

Before the trick to open a Verified Cash app in Nigeria can work for you, there are certain requirements that will be needed. 

If you don’t have one of the requirements listed here, get it ready before proceeding.

1. A strong VPN

You are going to need a strong VPN to cloak your location and bypass the Cash app restriction placed on non-supported countries. 

The VPN will change your IP address from Nigeria to any country of your choice, but in this guide, we are porting to the USA.

There are so many VPNs out there, but Windscribe is the recommended one for this trick.

Download Windscribe for Android | Download Windscribe for IOS

2. A valid E-mail address

You will need an active E-mail address that is accessible and can receive new emails. You can create a new E-mail address or use an existing mail if you have one. 

Use only Gmail or Yahoo mail.

3. A working US phone number

You might be thinking that there’s no way you can get a working USA phone number in Nigeria. Well, it is easy to get as there are several apps/websites that are selling USA phone numbers at an affordable price.

The ones we have tested to be working are PVAPINS or Ping Me.

4. Cash app application

Obviously, you will need to have the app installed on your smartphone if you are going to create a Cash app account.

Make sure to not download and install the app from a pirated website, as they might have injected the app with a virus that can infect your smartphone and make your private information vulnerable.

Visit the Cash app official website to download their app from the sources.

PS: Make sure you have your VPN connection to the USA before opening the website.

5. A USA credit/debit card

This is the last requirement and it’s optional. Just that if you don’t have it, you will have to withdraw money from the Cash app in Bitcoins only.

If you can find a way to get a working USA credit/debit card, you can proceed to link it with your Cash app after successfully creating it.

Now that the requirements are listed, get them ready, and let’s move on to the next step.

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How to open a verified Cash app account in Nigeria

Make sure to follow the step-by-step guide, do not skip any so the outcome can be successful.

Step #1: Turn on VPN – At this point, we assume you have installed the Windscribe app on your smartphone. Click it open and connect to any USA state.

Step #2: Sign up – Navigate to the Cash app application, you will be greeted with a sign-up or login page once opened.

Now fill in your E-mail address or USA phone number to sign up.

Step #3: Confirmation code – A 6-digit confirmation code will be sent to either your E-mail address or phone number. Check for the code, copy it into the provided box, and click the “ENTER” button.

Step #4: Optional details – In the next step, confirm if your location is set to the United States, continue if it is.

Enter your USA debit/credit card details if you have one, skip if you don’t as it is optional.

Step #5: Usernames – You will be asked to enter your full name in a provided box. After entering, click on proceed to choose a unique Cashtag ID.

The Cashtag ID is the username people will enter when trying to send you money, it’s like your local bank account number.

Step #6: Residential address – On the final step, you will be asked to enter a US residential address. You can quickly look one up on Google or just enter the following “335 Fremont Road, San Francisco, 94105“.

And that’s it! You’ve successfully created a standard Cash app account that’s ready to receive and send payment.

But note that the account is not verified yet and has transaction limitations. You can check your account to see your daily, weekly, or monthly transaction limits.

If the transaction limits have been exceeded, you will be required to verify your Cash app account.

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You might have noticed that there is no guide on how to verify the Cash app account. That’s because it cannot be verified as you will need a USA SSN number, there are no possible ways to get an SSN number in Nigeria.

The trick to not get a transaction limit is to not carry out excessive transactions that will exceed your limit per day, week, or month.

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