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Account Number

An account number is a unique number assigned to an account by a financial institution to identify an account holder or customer. The account number on credit cards is usually embossed on the plastic card. With a credit card, the account number varies in length depending on the credit card issuer. Visa, Mastercard and Discover credit card account numbers are sixteen numbers in length, while American Express account numbers are fifteen numbers in length.

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* See the online credit card application for details about terms and conditions. Reasonable efforts are made to maintain accurate information. However all credit card information is presented without warranty. When you click on the "Apply Here" button, you can review the credit card terms and conditions on issuers website.