31 Jul '13, 3am

Credit and Debit Cards magnetic stripe to be disabled by 1 October 2013

Planning to use your Credit or Debit Cards when traveling oversea? Well, come 1 October 2013, you will need to contact your bank to activate them first. This is because all local banks will be disabling the magnetic stripe on their Credit and Debit cards. This move is to protect the card holders since data encoded on the magnetic stripe cards can be easily copied. There will be no issue while using your Credit and Debit Cards in Singapore since all merchants have began using the EMV chip on the Credit and Debit Cards. However some merchants in countries like Australia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, UK and Malaysia may not accept Credit and Debit Cards with EMV chips. This means you will need to contact your back to activate the magnetic stripe before traveling. Some banks might be implementing the deactivation earlier than 1 October. HSBC will be disabling of the magnetic stripes in ...

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2013/07/31/credit-and-debit-cards-magne...

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