For making transactions using a credit card, a 4-digit ‘Personal Identification Number’ (PIN) is required. It helps in authorizing a secured payment. SBI Cards provides few ways using which you can generate or change your credit card PIN.
Ways to generate SBI Credit Card PIN
The credit cardholders can generate personal identification numbers in the following ways;
To generate a 4-digit credit card PIN through ATM, follow the below-given steps.
Step 1: Visit SBI nearest ATM and swipe your credit card in the ATM machine and select your preferred language.
Step 2: The option to ‘Create PIN using OTP’ will be reflected on the ATM machine’s screen. Click on it.
Step 3: You will receive an OTP on the registered mobile number, enter this OTP number and create your PIN.
Step 4: Re-enter the created PIN and submit your request.
This is one of the easiest ways to generate your credit card PIN, you do not have to visit Bank’s ATM. You can generate the ATM pin from anywhere or anytime at your leisure. Follow these steps to generate your credit card PIN through the website;
Step 1: Log in to your internet banking account and click on the ‘My Account’ tab.
Step 2: Find and click on ‘Manage Pin’.
Step 3: Under Manage Pin click on Generate OTP.
Step 4: Enter the received OTP on your registered mobile.
Step 5: Enter a new 4 digit pin twice and click on submit.
This is another easiest way to generate PIN at your comfort. Bank’s mobile apps have made everything easy for its users. Mobile apps are user-friendly. Here is a step by step guide for the generation of credit card PIN using the SBI mobile app;
Step 1: Open SBI mobile app and log in to your account.
Step 2: Now click on the ‘My Account’ tab and find ‘Manage Pin’.
Step 3: In the ‘manage pin’ tab select the card for which pin needs to be generated.
Step 4: Click on generate OTP, you will receive a one-time password on your registered phone.
Step 5: Enter the OTP and type the new 4-digit pin twice and click on submit.
SBI has provided a chat robot to resolve your issues as soon as possible. You can also use Chatbot ILA for generating credit card PIN in the following manner;
Step 1: Go to sbicard.com and click on ‘ASK ILA’.
Step 2: Now click ‘login’ given in Chatbot ILA, you will receive a login link, click on it.
Step 3: You will get two options for login one is by OTP on entering the Card no. and the other one is user-id and password
Step 4: After logging in ask ILA ‘How do I generate transaction PIN for my credit card’?
Step 5: Now click on ‘Update PIN’ and enter the received OTP on your registered mobile number.
Step 6: After entering the OTP click on submit and enter the new 4 digit PIN twice and click on ‘Update PIN’.
First-time credit cardholders can make great use of this method. You can call on the customer helpline and generate your credit card pin within no time. You need to follow the instructions given by the IVR. Here is how you can generate your credit card PIN using IVR;
Step 1: Call on the SBI Card Customer Helpline number 1860 180 1290/39 02 02 02.
Step 2: Now choose option 6 for generating your credit card pin.
Step 3: Enter the 16 digit SBI card number, date of birth in DD MM YYYY format, and card expiry date in MM YY format.
Step 4: You will receive a 6 digit OTP number on your registered mobile number or on your registered email id.
Step 5: Enter the 4 digit PIN number twice and after that, you’ll receive the confirmation message on the IVR itself.
Ways to change your SBI Credit Card
You can change your SBI credit card Personal Identification Number either through the website or through ATM.
You can easily change the SBI credit card PIN by following the given below steps;
Step 1: Go to the nearest SBI ATM, insert your credit card, and choose the language of your choice.
Step 2: Enter existing credit card PIN and now click on change PIN.
Step 3: After clicking, you will receive a one-time password on the registered mobile number.
Step 4: Enter OTP and type new 4-digit PIN twice and click on submit.
Step 5: You will receive the confirmation message from the bank on your registered number or email. If you haven’t changed the PIN contact the bank immediately.
Through Net Banking
You don’t have to visit the ATM to change your SBI credit card PIN, you can change it at your comfort just by logging into your online banking account from anywhere and anytime. Here is how to change your credit card PIN;
Step 1: Log in to your online banking and click on ‘credit card requests’ and then on ‘change your PIN’.
Step 2: A OTP will be sent by the bank to your registered mobile number.
Step 3: Enter the received OTP and click on continue.
Step 4: Enter a new 4-digit PIN twice and click on submit.
Step 5: You will receive a notification of changed PIN on your registered number or email or on both. Kindly contact the bank immediately if you haven’t changed your credit card PIN.
The CVV number is a 3-digit number used for the verification process while making a transaction. You can find your credit card CVV on the backside of your credit card.
You need to contact the bank immediately and inform the bank about the loss of the card. You can get your card blocked so that no fraudulent activity can take place.
You can change your credit card either by visiting the Bank’s ATM machine and following the steps to change your credit card pin through ATM, or you can change it by logging into your internet banking.
Yes, it helps in making a secured transaction and it reduces the chances of credit card fraud.