Bank Identification Number


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Bank Identification Number

A former term for the unique number on a credit card or debit card. It has been replaced by the issuer identification number.
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From marketing that's based on bank identification numbers to the identification of foreign users, Campaign Office helps financial institutions generate revenue and personalize the ATM experience with messages targeted directly to segments of consumers.
Banks become members of the alliance by paying a one-time fee of $300 per bank, regardless of the number of Bank Identification Numbers (BINs) or bank ATMs.
These include obtaining new merchant signage, obtaining debit card bank identification numbers (BINs) and blocking or steering away from unwanted Visa and MasterCard signature debit transactions.