Updated 09 February 2016

How to use a credit or debit card on PlayStation 3

This article explains how to use your PlayStation 3 to add wallet funds with a credit or debit card or add card details with or without making a PlayStation Store purchase.

 
 

Note:

Funds added to your wallet cannot be refunded to your credit or debit card in line with the PlayStation Store Cancellation Policy.

What credit and debit cards can I use?

How do I use a credit or debit card to top up my wallet?

If you have a master account you can use any of the credit or debit cards shown above to top up your Sony Entertainment Network account wallet and make purchases from PlayStation Store on the following devices:

  • PlayStation 4
  • PlayStation 3
  • PS Vita
  • PS TV
  • PS App
  • web browser

Sub accounts do not have a wallet attached to them so credit or debit cards cannot be used with these types of account.

Your payment details are stored on our secure servers after you use your credit or debit card to make a purchase, so you won't need to enter the information again when you make your next purchase. You can store up to three cards on your account and choose a default or select the card you want to use each time you make a purchase.

Your card can be used to top up your wallet in the following ways:

If you have a master account you can use any of the credit or debit cards shown above. Sub accounts do not have a wallet attached so credit or debit cards cannot be used with these types of account.

We recommend that you manage your card details through [PlayStation Store], rather than through [Billing Information] in [Settings]. This is because your default card might be changed or your PayPal account may be removed from your SEN account completely if you use Settings and there is no warning message displayed if this happens.

How do I use my credit or debit card to add wallet funds while making a PlayStation Store purchase?

  1. Go to [PlayStation Store] and choose the products you want to purchase by selecting [Add to Cart] on the product detail page and [Proceed to Checkout].
  2. Select [Add Funds] on the 'Confirm Purchase' screen.
  3. Choose [Credit Card] and enter your billing information if it is not saved on your account or choose the card you would like to use.
  4. Select the amount you want to add to your wallet and select [Continue].

How do I add my card details to my account without adding wallet funds?

  1. Go to [PlayStation Store] > [Menu] > [Payment Methods].
  2. Enter your password and select [Add a Credit or Debit Card].
  3. Follow the prompts to enter your details and [Confirm] them.

How do I update the card details on my account?

  1. Go to [PlayStation Store] > [Menu] > [Payment Methods].
  2. Enter your password and select [Add a Credit or Debit Card].
  3. Follow the prompts to enter your details and [Confirm] them.

Having trouble?

Please see the problems using your credit or debit card article for a solution.