Putin has allowed to block credit cards of Russians


Photo: Igor Zarembo / RIA Novosti

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the law on counteraction to stealing money from Bank cards. This was reported on the official Kremlin website.

According to the document, banks are allowed without the consent of the client for up to two working days to block your credit card if financial institutions suspect in the theft. The law on banks are obliged to send to the Bank information about all instances or attempts of such transfers.

In dubious financial operations, the Bank should immediately contact the client by phone or via email. In the case of confirmation of the transaction the translation is performed immediately.

In addition to the Bank card financial institutions will be able to block e-wallets, mobile applications and other types of electronic payments.

On June 5 the law was adopted by the State Duma, June 20, approved by the Federation Council. It will enter into force 90 days after publication.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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