bank identification number


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Noun1.bank identification number - an identification number consisting of a two-part code assigned to banks and savings associationsbank identification number - an identification number consisting of a two-part code assigned to banks and savings associations; the first part shows the location and the second identifies the bank itself
identification number, number - a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification; "she refused to give them her Social Security number"
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BIN database is a unique package that helps you find the Bank Identification Number that, in turn, helps you know various important details, such as the bank that issued the card, the type of card, brand of card, that is, Visa or MasterCard, level of card, that is, classic or gold, and other important details.
Allied Wallet has been given its own MasterCard BIN, Bank Identification Number.
Issuing bank identification number (BIN) checks - Verifies that the cardholder's bank and credit card information match.