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Understanding what cards you can accept.

Bank Identification Number (“BIN”) is the first six digits of a bank card number or payment card. It is used to identify the card by its brand, issuing institution or bank, country of issuance, card type and its category. This information is very useful in commercial businesses for fraud prevention, especially for online stores.

To assist you with determining the types of cards you accept, please refer to the below link and enter in the first 6 digits of the card number to reveal the issuing country, bank and card type.

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