ForexPlus Chip Card

what is a forex card

Protection against exchange rate fluctuation with enhanced protection against skimming & misuse through EMV Chip

Benefits

  • Protection against card skimming and misuse
  • Wide acceptability - both Visa and Mastercard options available
  • Protects you against common problems when you travel and accidents
  • Peace of mind through a back-up

What are the benefits of HDFC Bank Forex Plus Chip Card

  • Protection against Foreign Exchange fluctuation
ForexPlus Chip This is a small microchip embedded in your card. It is encrypted so transactions with your chip Debit Card are more secure. card is availabe in Euro / GBP & US Dollars currencies, thus providing protection against exchange rate fluctuation using the value loaded on these cards in future. However, you can withdraw cash or use the card at POS Point of Sale (Point of Sale) in any currency anywhere in the world using the ForexPlus card. For transactions carried out in the card currency i.e. Euro / GBP & US Dollars, you don't lose out on foreign exchange due to fluctuating market rates
  • Available in Euro, Sterling Pound, US Dollar Currencies The card has an embedded chip This is a small microchip embedded in your card. It is encrypted so transactions with your chip Debit Card are more secure. which stores confidential information in encrypted form, offering a greater level of security against counterfeiting and skimming card frauds as compared to magnetic strip cards. In case your card gets lost or stolen, all you have to do is call HDFC Bank PhoneBanking immediately and report the loss of your card. This facility is available 24 hours on all days. The card can also be hotlisted using our prepaid card NetBanking facility on www.hdfcbank.com .
  • Insurance Cover

    Enjoy a travel experience free of financial worries with card insurance covers such as

    • Protection upto Rs. 500,000 against misuse of lost / stolen card or due to counterfeiting / skimming
    • Personal Accident Insurance (Death cover only) of Rs.500,000
    • Loss of checked baggage cover upto Rs. 50,000 and
    • Passport reconstruction covers upto Rs. 20,000 (actual cost of passport reconstruction only)
  • Reloadable at all HDFC Bank branches or through PhoneBanking or NetBanking, even when the

    cardholder is abroad *

    Your HDFC ForexPlus Chip This is a small microchip embedded in your card. It is encrypted so transactions with your chip Debit Card are more secure. Card is valid upto the last day of the month indicated on your card. Within this period you can use your card as often as you like. In case money loaded on the card gets exhausted, this card offers the facility to reload* even in the middle of your journey.

    *Reload requests can be made by any authorized person on your behalf. Incase the Card is issued by your corporate/employer, reload requests received through them will be acted upon by HDFC Bank.

    *HDFC Bank customers can also place a request to reload the card through HDFC Bank Phone Banking or HDFC Bank NetBanking.
  • Backup card facility available

    HDFC Bank ForexPlus Chip This is a small microchip embedded in your card. It is encrypted so transactions with your chip Debit Card are more secure. Card also comes with an option of back up card. Back-up card can be used as a 'Replacement Card' in case you lose your card. Kindly note that this is an optional feature and you need to request for the same at the time of purchasing the card. Ease of tracking Get online access to your card account, track your spends, check your balance, change your IPIN It is an Internet Password that the customer can choose to access NetBanking. It is a confidential password for the security of their account. and lodge an online request to change your PIN. What’s more, we'll even send a statement of accounts to your mailing address at the end of every month during which any card transaction takes place.

  • International Toll Free numbers:

    HDFC Bank offers easy access to PhoneBanking services through International toll free numbers across 32 countries as detailed below.

    Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, United Kingdom, Germany, Hong Kong, Netherlands, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, Norway, New Zealand, Austria, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand - 80080077444, Czech (REP) 800090155, Monaco 80093312, Poland 008001124694, Saudi Arabia 8008142094, UAE 8000185252, USA 18445796441, Bahrain 80004980, Greece 0080016122061284, Singapore 8001013301, Croatia 0800222990 In order to know specific details such as restrictions, coverage etc please click here .

  • Source: www.hdfcbank.com

    Category: Forex

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