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How To Block And Unblock HDFC Bank ATM Debit Card

HDFC Bank is one of the leading private sector banks in India and also the largest market capitalization and lender by an asset. Incorporated in 1994, the bank is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra and has an international presence in some of the leading economies.

The Housing Development Finance Corporation bank offers various financial services including personal, private and premier banking, loans, demat, investment, insurance and foreign exchange services. It has a wide network of 4,715 branches and 12,260 ATMs across 2,657 cities and towns.

The bank has been awarded as the best bank of the year 2017 by Business India 19th Best Bank survey and other many prestigious National as well as International awards that brought laurels to the nation.

In case your card is lost or stolen. You can now block your HDFC bank debit card safely and immediately to avoid any fraudulent transaction or misuse of the card.

This can be done through net banking, customer care number or by visiting the branch.

Below is the procedure to successfully block your HDFC ATM cum debit card by net banking

Step 1: Login to hdfcbank.com and enter your username and password.

Step 2: Select “Debit Cards” and then select “Hotlisting”.

Follow the process displayed. Once your ATM cum debit card in successfully blocked you will be provided with a ticket number.This ticket number will be required for future reference.

Blocking HDFC ATM cum debit card by phone

  • Call the HDFC Bank Card Customer Care no. at 1800 425 4332.This a 24×7 service provided to the customer from banks including Sundays and holidays.
  • Provide the customer care executive with the required security details. Your card will then be blocked and a new ATM cum Debit Card will be issued.

Blocking HDFC ATM cum debit card by visiting the nearest branch

Visit the nearest HDFC bank branch and ask at the inquiry desk. They will then guide you through the process of blocking your ATM cum debit card. A form will be provided to you to fill out the details regarding the card. On the completion of formalities, your card will be blocked and will be invalid for use.

In case you found your lost or stolen card. You can unblock your HDFC bank debit card immediately. This can be done by calling the customer care number or by visiting the branch.

Below is the procedure to successfully unblock your HDFC ATM cum debit card by net banking

  • Call the HDFC Bank Card Customer Care no. at 1800 425 4332.This a 24×7 service provided to the customer from banks, including Sundays and holidays. Ask the customer care executive to unblock your blocked card by providing the security details. Your card will then be unblocked and will become valid for use.
  • Visit the nearest HDFC bank branch and ask at the inquiry desk. They will then guide you through the process of unblocking your ATM cum debit card. A form will be provided to you to fill out the details regarding the card. On the completion of formalities, your card will be unblocked and will be valid for use.
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How to Block SBI ATM Card ?

Method 1 : Steps to block your State Bank Debit Card online:

1. Open SBI netbanking.

sbi netbanking login page
Sbi netbanking welcome screen

2. Go to e-services tab from the top menu.

3. Choose ATM card services.

Sbi E-services TAB

4. Click on block ATM card.

SBI ATM block option

5. Select the account no. linked with the debit card.

Select the SBI account no. and continue

6. Press continue

7. On the next screen, it will display the ATM card details, ATM card no, its status (whether active or not).

SBI atm/debit card details

8. Select the ATM card that you want to block.

9. Enter reason (lost or stolen). You can choose either of the reasons although you are blocking it for some other reason.

10. Enter the remarks (for your reference).

11. Press Submit.

12. It will ask you to enter your profile password or OTP sent to the registered mobile number.

13. A success message will appear confirming the ticket number after blocking the ATM card.

Method 2 : Block SBI ATM/Debit Card by SMS?

Block debit/Atm card by SMS
  • From your registered mobile number SMS the following:-

BLOCK XXXX (XXXX are last four digits of your card) and send it to 567676

Method 3 : Block SBI ATM/Debit Card by calling customer care?

  • Contact 1800 11 2211 (toll-free), 1800 425 3800 (toll-free) or 080-26599990.

Method 4 : Block SBI ATM/ Debit Card via mobile app?

block SBI Atm Debit card by installing Mingle App
  • Install Mingle app on your Android or iPhone.

When to block your debit card (ATM card)?

  • If card is lost/stolen
  • In case your debit card details are compromised.
  • You also need to block existing debit card first in case you need a new debit card or an upgraded one.
  • If you have a maestro debit card that SBI issued a long ago and need replacement( get Visa or Master card). Remember some maestro cards don’t have CVV and expiry date on it. So, it is useless and not valid on many website purchases.