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Saturday, April 19th 2014

Credit Card Glossary

Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions

Confused by credit card terms? CreditCards.com's glossary of credit card definitions will help. From account holder to Regulation Z, we have defined the most-common and most-confusing credit card terms.

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Account number
An account number is a unique number assigned by a financial institution to a credit card customer. On a credit card, the account number is usually embossed and encoded on the face of the plastic.

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