[Graphic News] Number of credit cards falls below 100 million mark

By Korea Herald
  • Published : Mar 9, 2014 - 20:22
  • Updated : Mar 9, 2014 - 20:22
The number of credit cards in South Korea fell below the 100 million mark in February, leading to a fall in the average number of credit cards held by each economically active person, industry data showed Sunday. The decline appeared to be mostly due to the massive data leak in January and the government’s stringent countermeasures.