5 banks offering VISA Chip and PIN debit/credit cards in Uganda

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Chip and PIN is the latest card technology used by banks to offer their customers better security when transacting. A couple of banks in Uganda are now offering their customers Chip and PIN cards over the Magnetic stripe cards because of better and enhanced security features.

The Chip and PIN cards have a little computer chip on the front that looks like a SIM card chip while the Magnetic stripe have a black strip on the back. (You may notice that some cards have both)

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Here is a list of the banks in Uganda that offer VISA debit/credit Chip and PIN cards with their addresses Facebook pages and Twitter handles (For those who have and use them)

United Bank for Africa (UBA)
Address: Spear House, Plot 22 Jinja Road, Kampala Uganda
Twitter: No Uganda Twitter handle
Facebook: No Uganda Facebook Page

Equity Bank
Address: Plot 390, Muteesa 1 Road, Katwe
Twitter: (No Uganda Twitter handle)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UgEquityBank

Standard Chartered Bank
Address: Plot 5 Speke Road, Kampala
Twitter: (No Uganda Twitter handle)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StandardCharteredUG

Orient Bank
Address: Orient Plaza Plot 6/6A, 00256 Kampala, Uganda
Twitter: https://twitter.com/OrientBankUG
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OrientBankUG

Ecobank
Address: Plot 76, Kampala Road
Twitter: (No Uganda Twitter handle)
Facebook: (No Uganda Facebook Page)

Stanbic Bank
Address: 17 Hannington Road, P.O. Box 7131 Kampala, Uganda
Twitter: https://twitter.com/stanbicug
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StanbicUg

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