With Warid Advance Balance Never run-out of balance when you need it! Just dial *112# OR send “AB” to 7676 anytime you run out of balance.
What is Advance Balance?
“Advance Balance” is aimed at providing prepaid customers with emergency balance; once their account has insufficient balance for use of basic cellular services e.g. voice call, SMS.
- Subscription charges are Rs. 3.50 (Incl.Tax)
- Customer will get a balance of Rs. 15
- Customer balance should be less than Rs. 15 in order to avail this service
- You can receive only one advance of Rs. 15 till the time of next recharge, within the subscription’s validity period.
- Once you have subscribed for Advance, the service will be available for the next 4 hours and you can receive an advance whenever your balance falls below Rs.15, provided the previous advance has been repaid.
- Subscription charges are Rs. 7.00 (Incl.Tax)
- Customer will get a balance of Rs. 30
- In order to avail the service again subscriber must perform a recharge of Rs. 50 or more
- Customer balance should be less than Rs. 15 in order to avail this service
- Available to selected customers only
Details & Mechanics:
- Subscribe to Advance Balance by dialing *112# or sending "AB" to 7676*
- Sending any other keywords or even a blank SMS to 7676 will get you subscribed to this service.
- Unsubscribe to Advance Balance by dialing *112*4# or send UNSUB to 7676
- There are no charges for sending SMS to 7676, service charges is charged only on successful Advance Balance.
- Available to Warid Prepaid Subscribers only.
- You need to clear any pending Advance Balance amounts before applying for additional loans.
- Service charges shall be applicable over and above the Advance balance amount.
- No extra charges or taxes apply on the Advance Balance amount apart from the Service charges.
- Once the Advance balance limit is consumed, the subscriber will have to recharge/top-up via the conventional methods available.
Terms & Conditions
- Withholding tax of 12.5% applies on recharge/bill
- Service charges of 5% and operational fee of 5% apply on recharge and 19.5% FED applies on usage in Punjab, Sindh, Baluchistan and KPK
- Service charges of 5.11% and operational fee of 5.11% apply on recharge and 17% FED applies on usage in Federal Territory, FATA, AJK and Gilgit Baltistan
- 2.14% higher prices will be charged in Federal Territory, FATA, , AJK and Gilgit Baltistan
- Warid is engaged in the business of providing inter alia, mobile telecommunication services and ancillary services including value added services (“Warid Services”) in Pakistan, AJK and GilgitBaltistan (collectively referred to as the “Territory”) to the consumers of Warid Services (“Customers”);
- Warid is offering a service of auto advance balance (“Warid Advance Balance Service”) as a part of its various value added services (“VAS Services”). Warid Advance Balance Service is an opt-in service and once the Customer shall subscribe in “Warid Advance Balance Service” he shall be credited with a certain advance amount (“Advance Balance”)in his MSISDN account automatically whenever his recharge account shall run empty;
- The terms and conditions mentioned here in (“Terms and Conditions”) shall determine the rights and liabilities of Warid and the Customer/Subscriber regarding the use of Warid Advance Balance service and shall form a contract between Warid and the Customer in this regard. In order to avail the Warid Advance BalanceService, the Customer shall accept the Terms and Conditions in their totality by subscribing to Warid Advance Balance Service and such subscription shall be the acceptance of these Terms and Conditions in their totality by the Customer.In the text of these Terms and Conditions the Customer may also be referred as the “Subscriber” due to context referring the circumstances/scenarios after his subscription to Warid Advance Balance Service.
- In order to avail the Warid Advance Balance Service, the Customer shall send an SMS on the short code number 7676_____(or any other short code replacing 7676 and advertised by Warid)and in response to such SMS the Customer shall get a reply from the short code number 7676_______ also containing the link to these Terms and Conditions whereby the Customer may access Warid’s website page having these Terms and Conditions through his hand set by using GPRS or through any other computer device. Customer’s further continuation to avail the Warid Advance Balance Service shall be construed the acceptance to these Terms and Conditions in their totality. The subscription of the Customer and availing the Warid Advance Balance Service shall at all times remain subject to these Terms and Conditions and the Service Charges available on ____________.
- The Customer shall not be charged by Warid against the subscription in the Warid Advance Balance Service; however, when an Advance Balance amount shall be credited by Warid into MSISDN account of the Customer, the Customer shall be charged with Rs. 2.00 exclusive of taxes (“Service Charges”)for each transaction of Advance Balance credit which shall be deductable from the amount recharged/top-up by the Customer after credit of advance balance amount by Warid along with the recovery of amount of Advance Balance credited by Warid;
- Warid may amend these Terms and Conditions at any time. The Customer shall be informed through an SMS or any other manner in accordance with the relevant laws that these Terms and Conditions are amended. Such SMS or information through any other manner (as mentioned above) shall contain a link to such amended Terms and Conditions, and if the Customer shall continue to avail or use the Warid Advance Balance Service it shall be the acceptance of the Customer to the amended Terms and Conditions.
- The Customer acknowledges and accepts the following:
- Warid Advance Balance Service is available for such Customers who are using Warid’s Pre-Paid Connection(s);
- The Customer can subscribe in Warid Advance Balance Service by sending an SMS to 7676. Sending any keywords or even a blank SMS to 7676 will get the Customer subscribed to Warid Advance Balance Service;
- Warid Advance Balance Service may not be offered to some categories of connections as per Warid’s policies prevailing from time to time. For clarity pertaining to unavailability of Warid Advance Balance Service can be obtained from Warid’s Help Line 321;
- Advance Balance shall not be available to such Subscribers who have applied for MNP from Warid;
- In order to qualify to subscribe inWarid Advance Balance Service:
- Customer should be active during the past 90 days; and
- Customer should be at-least 4 months old in order to qualify for Advance Balance.
- In order to qualify for a Subscriber to avail Advance Balance Subscriber’s current prepaid balance is low enough as not being able to use Warid’s cellular services (except incoming calls and SMSs).
- The Customer shall be given Advance Balance for one time only. Once the amount of credited Advance Balance by Warid is cleared by the Customer, he shall be eligible for another Advance Balance;
- Once the Advance Balance amount is consumed, the Customer will have to recharge/top-up his MSISDN account via the conventional “Pre-paid payment modes”;
- Upon the next recharge/top up the Customer is charged the Advance Balance credited amount plus Service Charges for availing the Warid Advance Balance.
- The Customer shall be informed about the amount of Advance Balance credited into his MSISDN account on each instance of crediting Advance Balance.
- Warid may amend the Service Charges from time to time in its sole discretion in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (“PTA”). The acceptance of these Terms and Conditions of the Customer shall also be the acceptance with the Service Charges to be charged for Warid Advance BalanceService;
- Warid has the complete authority to stop offering Warid Advance BalanceService at any time in its sole discretion.
- The Customer may unsubscribe from Warid Advance BalanceServiceby sending “OFF” in an SMS to 7676, but Customer’s unsubscription shall not effect the recovery of credited Advance Balance.
- The Customer acknowledges that these Terms and Conditions are in addition to the terms and conditions accepted by the Customer at the time of availing Warid’s cellular services (which includes the terms and conditions of CSAF and the terms and conditions received in the SIM Jacket). However in case of conflict between these Terms and Conditions and terms and conditions of CSAF, these Terms and Conditions shall prevail. If the Customer shall not recharge its MSISDN account within thirty (30) days (or any other grace period determined by Warid as per its policies in this regard in its sole discretion)of the credit of Advance Balance by Warid under Warid Advance Balance service, the MSISDN (connection) of the Customer may be terminated in Warid’s sole discretion.