Paytm Bank To Issue Visa Virtual Debit Cards To Its Customers
Paytm Payments Bank Ltd. announced on Wednesday it will now start issuing Visa virtual debit cards to its customers.
PPBL said it is targeting to issue over 10 million new digital debit cards in 2020-21. It is already the largest issuer of RuPay debit cards and has the "fastest growing" bank account base, the bank said in a statement.
Visa virtual debit cards would enable its customers to transact at all merchants accepting payments through cards. For the first time, the bank's customers would also be able to make international transactions using their Visa debit cards, it said.
Soon, the customers will also have an option to request for a physical card. This will enable customers to make contactless payment through their chip-inserted cards.