Though the credit card industry is still at a nascent stage in India, in the last few years, it has seen tremendous growth. The credit card transactions have seen a double digit compounded annual growth rate in last five years. Not only this, there has been a huge increase in the number of new credit cards issued. Though the sector is budding and profitable, the new technology and other dynamics have been changing the payment industry as a whole. The growing middle class in the country offers a huge potential for companies. The new and innovative technologies are not only changing the consumer behaviour, they are also posing a challenge to the credit card sector. There are some of the technology trends in the payment industry that will have huge effect on the credit card sector.