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HSN credit card...

Why does this card have a magstripe?! It can't be swiped anywhere....

 

Any ideas? Conspiracy theories? Smiley Very Happy

 

I wonder if theres a way to find out what data is embedded on a cc magstripe....

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Re: HSN credit card...


ocboy949 wrote:

Why does this card have a magstripe?! It can't be swiped anywhere....

 

Any ideas? Conspiracy theories? Smiley Very Happy

 

I wonder if theres a way to find out what data is embedded on a cc magstripe....



+1 LOL!

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Re: HSN credit card...

Well, it's a store card to a place that doesn't have any physical so paying to put a mag strip on it just doesn't make sense.  You can inly use it with them which is on the phone or online so you will never need to swipe it.

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Re: HSN credit card...

HSN is based in Tampa and they have a store at their studio complex.   I would imagine you would be able to use the HSN card at the complex.  The HSN card is a WFCB, Comenity card.


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Re: HSN credit card...

WFCB, hard pull or soft for customer initiated CLI requests?


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