BIN Database is online Bank Identification Number checking service. That will help to merchants and e-commerce shops to verify credit card details only by entering first 6 digits of customer credit card.
By using our card bin database, you can easily identify type of card, country of issue for most bins, issuing bank`s details. All of this information can be used in a number of ways to help you make sure that the cardholder has physical possession of the card and isn’t just using a card number obtained illegally. What is the BIN or IIN number? The first 6 digits of a bank card number are known as the Issuer Identification Number (IIN), previously known as Bank Identification Number (BIN). These identify the institution that issued the card to the card holder. Some digits after first 6 are help to identify branch location the card.
Bin database is power. Once you have access to bank identification number beyond a simple string of digits that is the credit card bin number, your risk management components can use that data to better estimate likelihood of fraudulence based on country of issue versus country of intended delivery. Questionable orders, for example where the card is issued by bank in Canada, but is being used to order a product to ship to Moldova, can be flagged for review and additional screening before order fulfillment can proceed.
Pre-filling card type and country information as well as displaying a matching icon dynamically on your forms are exactly the kinds of small touches that your visitors will notice and appreciate. It’s a fact: high customer charge-back ratio can break your business by significantly reducing profits or worse, causing suspension of your merchant account once you exceed pre-defined ratio (usually ~2.5%). With bank identification number you can cancel transactions that are fraudulent or carry high risk of charge-back is the only guaranteed way of keeping that ratio in check from bin database. Today`s typical customer is well accustomed to high-standard of user experiences across the web and we want to help you meet and exceed their expectations.