Most of us use debit cards and debit cards have made our life easier. From withdrawing money from the ATM machine, bill payment, to shopping and everything is possible in fraction of seconds. You can do a large amount of money transaction without carrying cash with you. In a nutshell a debit card is basically a card used for fund transactions.
Known as plastic cash, bank card, you can enjoy electronic access to your savings account in any bank via ATMs with the help of this card. You can deposit and withdraw as per your convenience this way without the hassle of standing in long queues. Same can be utilized for mobile banking and Internet banking.
As per the Reserve Bank of India guidelines, the banks which are issuing debit cards to their customers are responsible for keeping the details of their customers private and secured but multiple cases of data breaching have happened already. In some cases, the banks were responsible for it, in other cases the users were responsible. Here are few guide lines for the safety of the debit card users
Always handle your debit card with care. Follow the aforementioned tips. If your card ever gets lost, contact to the bank and block it immediately. You can get more details on the internet.