All About CVV number in debit and credit cards
What is CVV Number ?
Today all online dealers and merchants try to give there customer a safe online shopping platform.Debit cards and credit cards are widely used for online shopping.As soon as online shopping grows,online frauds are also growing up. CVV number is like a security code of debit or credit card. CVV stands for card verification value.each card has unique card verification value.
Where CVV Number is found ?
CVV or card verification value is a three of four digit numeric code. Is is found in back side or front side of debit or credit card. The CVV Number (“Card Verification Value”) found at back side of on credit card or debit card, if it VISA®, MasterCard® and Discover® is a 3 digit number . On your American Express® branded credit or debit card it is a 4 digit numeric code in front of card
Safe and reliable :By using CVV number an online merchant proves that buyer actually have the physical credit or debit card.If helps you to keep safe and reducing fraud transactions.CVV numbers are NOT your card’s secret PIN (Personal Identification Number).
Pin number and CVV number: You should never enter your PIN number when asked to provide your CVV. (PIN numbers allow you to use your credit or debit card at an ATM or when making an in-person purchase with your debit card or a cash advance with any credit card.)
CVV numbers are also known as CSC numbers (“Card Security Code”), as well as CVV2 numbers, which are the same as CVV numbers, except that they have been generated by a 2nd generation process that makes them harder to “guess”.