What is a Debit Card PIN?

Debit Card Pin is a 4-digit numeric code that is used for security purposes while making transactions with it. The use of a PIN (Personal Identification Number) is mandatory as per the RBI guidelines while making any purchase at any point of sale. 

Security factors should always be a concern. Thus, using a secured PIN is essential to prevent any unauthorized access to your personal information, accounts, and assets.

PIN Security

Since PINs protect your information and resources, it's a wise act to use a PIN that would be tough for others to guess. Avoid using the following points while creating a PIN:

It's advised to have a longer PIN because they're safer than shorter ones. The PIN authorizes to access sensitive information, so it's necessary to keep it a secret. Protect it, never write it anywhere, including on your ATM or debit card.  

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