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What is a (CVV) Credit Card Code?

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What is a (CVV) Credit Card Code? For Visa, MasterCard, and Discover cards, the card code is the last 3 digit number located on the back of your card on or above your signature line. For an American Express card, it is the 4 digits on the FRONT above the end of your card number.
To help reduce fraud in the card-not-present environment, credit card companies have introduced a card code program. Visa® calls this code Card Verification Value (CVV); MasterCard® calls it Card Validation Code (CVC); Discover® calls it Card ID (CID). The card code is a three- or four- digit security code that is printed on the back of cards. The number typically appears at the end of the signature panel.
This helps validate that a genuine card is being used during a transaction, especially in situations like mail orders, telephone orders or Internet orders where the card is not present. All MasterCard cards, both credit and debit, were required to contain CVC2 by January 1, 1997; all Visa cards must contain…

How to Use a Merchant Account and Process Credit Card

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How to Use a Merchant Account and Process Credit Card Transactions with a Mobile Phone


Now more than ever, it is important for a merchant to be able to conduct business on the go. Being able to do business on the move opens up doors for a number of new opportunities that will provide great financial gains. Not to mention, it will allow for a merchant to lead a flexible life, traveling and living where he or she wants. Opening up a merchant account from this website and using a mobile phone for credit card processing is a surefire way to make one's business portable.

How to Use a Mobile Phone for Credit Card Processing with Bluetooth Credit Card Swipers

One way that a merchant can use his or her mobile phone for Visa processing and Mastercard processing is to procure a bluetooth credit card swiper. A number of merchant services offer such tools that will work with mobile phones. A merchant who is interested in using a bluetooth credit card swiper must do the following to i…

Wireless Credit Card Terminals

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Looking At Wireless Credit Card Terminals

Owners of mobile businesses have come to understand how important and necessary cellular credit card terminals and wireless credit card terminals have become for them. It is a simple fact of today's life that people are simply bringing less cash with them when they are out shopping, particularly at those locations and places mobile business has a strong presence. So many places such as outdoor kiosks, street fairs and farmer's markets today have little use for the conventional credit card machine or debit card machine.

Positives Of Credit Card Terminals That Are Wireless

There are truly quite a few benefits and positives of the use of a credit card terminal that is wireless. Following are some of the more important ones to look at.

- Because less cash must be handled, security is much greater.
- Sales will be increased
- Processing and transaction times will be faster
- Transacting business will be much simpler to do
- Due to cell…

about ccbill

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As a trusted leader in global payment solutions since 1998, CCBill processes more than a billion dollars in transactions each year and is one of the largest third-party payment processors. CCBill maintains a comprehensive set of proprietary backend and Web-based administration systems to effectively process transactions for a wide variety of markets and help provide businesses the tools and practices necessary to successfully operate.
CCBill understands the credit card and payment industries, and is committed to delivering innovative solutions to support the initiatives of merchant clients and meet all compliance standards. An impeccable payment record, reliable problem-solving techniques, executive team with more than 100 years of payment processing experience, and phenomenal consumer support underscore CCBill's commitment to the markets it serves.
CCBill EU With offices in Valletta, Malta, CCBill EU was established to provide a processing solution to European-based businesses t…