Banking Services in India > Credit Card

Credit is one of the important service that bank provide to the customer. Many banks provides the various credit card facilities to the customer. In 1950, Credit Card concept has been used in USA by Diners Club and American Express. Use of magnetic strip in Credit Card is started from 1970. Credit Cards are used to withdraw money or buy a products on credit.
The first card was issued in India by Visa in 1981. And first Gold Card was issued from Visa in 1986. There are many banks issue a Credit Card to customer. But following is the list of leading banks to issue Credit Card in India.
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Citi Bank
  • HDFC Bank
  • HSBC Bank
  • ICICI Bank
  • IDBI Bank
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • State Bank of India

Global player in Credit Card
  • Master Card
  • VISA Card
  • American Express

Types of Credit Card
  • Standard Card
  • Classic Card
  • Gold Card
  • Platinum Card
  • Titanium Card

Credit Card varieties in India
  • ANZ - Gold
  • ANZ - Silver
  • Bank Of India - Indiacard
  • Bank of Baroda - Exclusive
  • Bank of Baroda - Premium
  • Canara Bank - Cancard
  • Citibank - Gold
  • Citibank - Silver
  • Citibank WWF Card
  • Citibank Visa Card for Women
  • Citibank Cry Card
  • Citibank Silver International Credit Card
  • Citibank Women's International Credit Card
  • Citibank Gold International Credit Card
  • Citibank Electronic Credit Card
  • Citibank Maruti International Credit Card
  • Citibank Times Card
  • Citibank Indian Oil International Credit Card
  • Citibank Citi Diners Club Card
  • HSBC - Gold
  • HSBC - Classic
  • ICICI Sterling Silver Credit Card
  • ICICI Solid Gold Credit Card
  • ICICI True Blue Credit Card
  • SBI Card
  • Stanchart - Gold
  • Stanchart - Executive
  • Stanchart - Classic
  • Thomas Cook Standard Chartered Global Credit Card

Benefits of Credit Card
  • Accident insurance
  • Free global calling card
  • Hotel discounts
  • Household insurance
  • Insurance on goods purchased
  • Lost baggage insurance
  • Travel fare discounts
  • Waiver of payment in case of accidental death

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