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.
- Bank card
- A bank card is a payment card issued by a bank. It may be a debit card, where money is paid in before a transaction can take place, or it may be a credit card, in which a loan is given. Sometimes spelled bankcard.