Can a debit card be used as a credit card online?

Answer Debit cards backed by major credit companies, like Visa and Mastercard, can be used as credit cards online wherever Visa or Mastercard is accepted. Debit cards work exactly the same as credit cards... Read More »

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I have IOB Debit card i want to book train ticket in irctc online but my debit card is not accpted?

pl check whether you have adequate balance in your account.

What is the difference between a bank card, credit card and a debit card?

According to, a bank card is a bank-issued plastic card with a magnetic strip used for electronic commerce. It allows transactions to be done electronically without having to... Read More »

Is it safe to use my credit or debit card to book online?

On One Hand: The Safest Way To Buy OnlineA credit card is one of the safest ways to pay online. Most websites use encryption to protect your information when you pay. When a website uses encryption... Read More »

Do credit card terminals have to be PCI-PED approved if not used for debit?

As of July 2010, all terminals processing pin based debit transactions are required to be PCI-PED approved, or the merchant risks steep fines. If debit cards are processed as credit cards (swiped, ... Read More »