Gift Card - FAQ
Yes. If you have an Internet Banking enabled account with transaction rights. Use the Gift Card link in the Requests tab to request for a gift card. Once you provide the beneficiary details and mailing address for the card, you will receive an SMS password to complete the request. Please note that SMS will be sent to the mobile number registered in the Profile section.
Yes. A user can request up to 10 gift cards in a month for an account and at any point of time maximum 10 cards can be active.
Commission is waived off till March 2011. However, commission charges may be implemented in future at the discretion of the bank.
The gift card will be dispatched to the address given in your gift card request form.
The gift card will be dispatched within 10 working days.
The balance in the card will be zero.
The top up can be done online through Internet Banking. In the Gift Card Page, click the Top Up tab. Enter the top up amount and select the debit account for the transaction. You will receive an SMS password to complete the top up request. Please note that SMS will be sent to the mobile number registered in the Profile section.
You can top up a gift card for a minimum of Rs.500 and a maximum of Rs.50000.
The gift card can be topped up for only once.
The gift card is topped up instantly.
Yes. The expiry date will be printed on the card.
Yes. You can view the status of cards in 'View History' link.
Gift card can be used for POS transactions up to the balance available in the card. Balance enquiry can be done through SBI ATMs using ATM pin. A separate PIN number will be mailed to you.
If the card is lost or stolen, please immediately report to your branch.
No. Money transfer is not possible between two gift cards.
The gift card statement can be viewed at https://prepaid.onlinesbi.com
No. You cannot perform any online transaction using a gift card.
Once the top up amount is used up or after the expiry date (whichever is earlier) the card account is automatically cancelled /closed.
Cut the card into two or three pieces and dispose it off.