How do I deposit money into my forex card?
To reload the card, you can visit a branch of the bank, fill the Forex Reload form or A2 form and submit a cheque or debit instruction for the amount to be reloaded. As an account holder, you can also use NetBanking to reload your card anywhere, anytime, even when you are abroad.
How can I check my Axis Bank forex card balance?
It is advisable to check the balance on the card at any Axis Bank ATM before your departure from the country. You can also check your balance on our website using the login id and password provided for internet banking.
What are the documents required for reload of travel card?
Travel Cards – Application Process
- Original Passport along with self attested photocopy.
- A2 form (duly filled and self attested)
- PAN / Form 60 (when paid more than Rs. 25,000/- in cash for purchase of forex)
- Any other supporting document if required as per RBI guidelines.
Can I use forex card for online payment?
You can use your Forex Card to pay for online transactions in stores abroad. The process is similar to using a credit card online, and the advantage is you don’t have to pay cross-currency charges.
Can I transfer money from forex card to bank account?
Follow these simple steps if you wish to transfer funds from your forex card to your bank. If you have an HDFC Bank Savings account: You can transfer the money from your HDFC Bank ForexPlusCard to your bank account by calling the PhoneBanking. All you will need are your ForexPlus Card number and your customer ID.
Can I reload my SBI Foreign Travel Card online?
Card can be reloaded at any authorised Branch or from SBI online banking (visit https://retail.onlinesbi.com/retail/login.htm, path- e-Services -> e-Cards ->State Bank Foreign Travel Card).
What is the limit of forex card?
|Sr No||Currency||Daily Limit for ATM Cash Withdrawal|
|1||US Dollar (USD)||USD 5000|
|2||Euro (EUR)||EUR 4700|
|3||Swiss Franc (CHF )||CHF 5000|
|4||British Pound (GBP)||GBP 4000|
Is forex card better than cash?
While cash is definitely the least safe option, Forex cards are the safest one. Forex cards are not linked to your bank account, unlike Debit cards. You can also choose an expense limit for Forex card but can’t do the same for Debit card.
What are the charges for forex card?
HDFC Bank Forex Cards Rates and Charges
|Fee/Charge Type||Regalia ForexPlus||Multicurrency Platinum ForexPlus|
|Card issuance fee||Rs.1,000 plus taxes||Rs.500 plus taxes|
|Reload Fee||Rs.75 plus taxes||Rs.75 plus taxes|
|Re-issuance of Card Fee||Rs.100 plus taxes||Rs.100 plus taxes|
How can I reload my borderless prepaid card online?
Yes, you can reload the forex card on your own. All you have to do is visit the website, select ‘Reload Forex Card’ option and fill out the necessary details. Enter your amount and reload the card with just a few clicks. You can also use Thomas Cook’s forex app to reload the borderless card.
How long does it take to get travel card?
At the request of the cardholder, the APC may activate the restricted card for a specific travel event. Government Travel Charge Card Delivery: Normal card delivery is 7-10 business days after the online process has been completed.
Which is the best forex card in India?
Below are some of the best forex cards in India that you might want to have a look at.
- 1 YES Bank Multi-Currency Travel Card.
- 2 Axis Bank Multi-Currency Forex Card.
- 3 MakeMyTrip HDFC Bank ForexPlus Card.
- 4 ICICI Bank Travel Card.
- 5 HDFC Regalia ForexPlus Card.
Does Amazon accept forex card?
If your card is issued outside of India, we accept: All international personal credit and debit cards (Visa, Mastercard and American Express) issued outside India. All commercial MasterCard cards issued in South Asia, Middle East and Africa region, and all Visa commercial cards issued in the Asia-Pacific region.
Can I get forex card same day?
If you are not a Savings customer, follow the steps outlined in the Forex Card online application form and, after successful completion, you can get your card delivered at your doorstep in three days. If you choose to personalise your card, you may have to wait for a week.
Is forex card a debit card?
It is a prepaid card which you can load with a specified amount in a foreign currency. So, when you are travelling overseas, you can swipe this forex card to pay for your expenses, instead of carrying cash around. It works as a debit card. You can also withdraw cash with your forex card from an ATM.