A valid credit card number has several fields and each of them has a meaning. For the technically inclined, this number complies to the ISO 7812 numbering standard. An contains a six-digit issuer identification number (IIN), an individual account identification number, and a single digit checksum.
The credit card numbers you generate on this page are completely random. When we say they are valid, we merely imply that they are a possible combination of characters which will validate when passed through the MOD 10 algorithm. You can also generate valid credit card numbers for specific Issuing Networks by utilising their particular prefixes. However, we do not provide you (obviously) with the correspondent verification code for these cards, as they are completely fake and made up randomly.
If you've ever found yourself trying to try a product online which required a credit card, even when you just want to take a look, you know why we made this. We believe there's no need to share such information with providers without the actual intent to buy stuff. Anyone can make a website with a form and require you to insert valuable and sensitive information which requires you to give up your privacy. This is a way to protect yourself in such situations.
The other reason we made this are programmers testing ecommerce websites, applications or other software. They usually need lots of fake data, and this is a very easy way to generate a bunch of valid credit card numbers in a split second. There's another tool for those times when you need to generate all other kinds of data.
Recent large-scale hacks at Target and Neiman Marcus are a reminder that credit card theft is a growing issue. Hackers find a way to install malware on point-of-sale devices, and then sit back as the credit and debit card numbers stream in. But who are those hackers, and what happens...www.slate.com
Where to find your card's security code."As we move to chip cards the goal is not to move away from those other important security measures that help protect consumers." If you can't read the security code for any reason, call the issuing financial institution on the customer service number listed on the back of your credit card.www.creditcards.com
Manage your personal finances better with our foreign exchange, home loan, credit card, investment tools and more. See all.If you are a Commonwealth Bank customer, there are a few ways to find your BSB and account number: The bank will have notified you of both your BSB and account number after you opened your account. Log in to NetBank and you can find your BSB and account number within the 'My home' page.www.commbank.com.au