There are several different debit card accounts on offer. Mainly there are 3 types of debit card accounts on offer they are
- From under debit cards for 16 year olds
- Debit card accounts for 18 years
- Basic Bank Accounts
All basic bank accounts come with a debit card which is mainly a visa debit card where some offer a combined offer such as it doubles up as a debit card and cheque guarantee card.
Each debit card is personalised and comes with a unique, four digit Personal Identification Number (PIN) that allows you to use your card at any atm or to make a purchase usig your pin verification code.
Always remember your pin number is allocated for your debit card only and you should never. give your pin number to anybody no matter what the reason as they will then have direct access to your money. Also you should consider changing your pin number at least once a year to ensure no one gains access to your account, try to change it to a number you find easy to remember but not your date of birth.