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Method to acquire a temporary credit card number.

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000032317D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Oct-31

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

This concept will help alleviate some credit card fraud by having the shopper acquire a temporary credit card number that can be used for some predefined period of time, such as 1 hour. This concept does not require the user to log on to a site to acquire the temporary credit card number, it is displayed on the users credit card device.