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    LIC waives off charges on credit card payments

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    LIC has said that any credit card originated payments towards renewal premium, new premium, or repayment of loan and interest on loans against the policies will not attract any additional charges or convenience fee its parlance, from December 1.

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    MUMBAI: To promote digital transactions, Life Insurance Corporation has waived off the convenience fee on all payments to the national insurer, effective December 1.

    The Corporation said any credit-card originated payments towards renewal premium, new premium, or repayment of loan and interest on loans against the policies will not attract any additional charges or convenience fee its parlance, from December 1.

    "This facility of free transactions using credit cards shall be applicable to and implemented across all collecting systems--card less payment and card dip/ swipe on point of sale machines," LIC, which controls over 70 percent of the life insurance market, said in a statement on Monday.

    The customers can download the MyLIC App to for online transactions, it added.
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    7 Comments on this Story

    Nagesh Kumar453 days ago
    Intially during demonitization time they waved and after some time they brought back the charges. Now again they are not charging. What a tamasha....
    Spaceman 453 days ago
    Convenience fees should be made illegal punishable by death to the CIO and CEOs
    Suchint Sharma454 days ago
    Der aye, Durust aye.
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