kevin asked in Business & FinanceCredit · 4 months ago

do companies use credit card info to verify identity?

4 Answers

  • fcas80
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    A credit card company may ask for your postal zip code or you card security code, both to help ensure that you truly have the card you are using.  But neither of those truly verifies a person's identity.

  • Anonymous
    4 months ago

    How do they get my credit card info?  I don't hand that out. Most want photo government ID.

  • 4 months ago

    Not normally.  ID cards typically are limited to those that have photos on them.  CC's do not.

  • JJ
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    No they want it to make sure you're serious and won't abuse their system.

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