Saturday, 25 June, 2022
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Topic: Credit cards

RBI lifts curbs on Mastercard citing company’s compliance with data-storage rules

The decision announced Thursday, which comes almost a year after the curbs were imposed, highlights the authority’s focus on digital banking.

RBI rush for tokenisation in digital payments can hurt both merchants and consumers

Since it requires fundamental changes to the way cards are processed, the transition requires continuous monitoring. The 30 June deadline won't work.

App-based credit card Slice’s Invite Code JOHN196618 gives Rs 300 bonus on signing up

Slice offers a credit limit from Rs 2000 to Rs 10 lakh. In every single transaction, it also gives an instant 1-2% cashback point.

Why it may take more than patriotism for India to shed Visa, Mastercard dominance with RuPay

Global card firms boycotting Russia over its invasion of Ukraine may amplify nationalist sentiments, but in the long run, moving beyond plastic might be a more viable strategy.

Card not working, or lost? Here are 5 easy ways to contact Axis Bank credit card customer care

You can get in touch with the customer care team via calls, emails, SMS, the ‘AHA’ digital support system on the Axis Bank website, or by writing a letter.

What is tokenisation, RBI’s new idea for safe online payments that’ll be voluntary from 1 July

To secure card transactions online, RBI has mandated all authorised card networks to issue merchant-specific tokens against card details. Here’s a look at what that will entail.

Thorough account keeping: why corporate credit cards are essential for a business

Detailed analytics for expenditure help businesses create an efficient business plan for the upcoming quarter. Employees can also find it easy to keep their personal and professional accounts separate

Here’s everything one needs to know about the online credit card approval process

You’re ready to join the plastic money revolution and thinking of applying for a credit card? Excellent! The good news is that the process...

1 in 3 Indians store personal details like ATM PINs on mobile, computer or email: Survey

The survey also revealed that 11 per cent Indians store their personal financial details in their phone contact list. 

HDFC can now issue new credit cards as RBI eases ban after 8 months

Once India’s top credit card issuer, HDFC was penalised for repeated technical glitches, RBI ban on launching digital products remains.

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Not Russia, a point-less Wimbledon 2022 affects young tennis players most

Young underdogs have often defeated tennis titans. But Wimbledon 2022 removing ranking points sets them back instead of making a geopolitical impact.
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‘All about helping Rajni’ — tech gurus at iSPIRT quietly power India’s digital revolution

With the fictitious Rajni from rural India as its guiding light, iSPIRT has been using internet & software to change structure of country’s economy, with aim to improve quality of life.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.