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    • truthman007
    • By truthman007 6th Jul 17, 7:23 PM
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    Is this legal shops to print full 16 digits on the receipts?
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    • 6th Jul 17, 7:23 PM
    Is this legal shops to print full 16 digits on the receipts? 6th Jul 17 at 7:23 PM
    It's really scary to see the all the digits on the receipts with expiry date. This can be misused by someone easily by just remember few 3 digit back of the card. Why can't card companies make it safer.
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    • molerat
    • By molerat 11th Jul 17, 6:03 PM
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    I am looking at a receipt I received last night for a contactless payment. Only one button was pressed by the barperson and the long number is **** **** **** 1234.
    Originally posted by Le_Kirk
    Yeah but most card machines will print *** even for the merchant copy for contactless.
    Originally posted by williham
    There is only one shop I use regularly that uses contactless and does not have an integrated epos system. I seem to get 2 different receipts from them depending on which till I use. One is "duplicate receipt", the several button option, which has **** for card, M and TID and "reprint merchant copy", the single button, which has full numbers. Maybe different systems work differently.
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