credit card

Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to credit card: discover, American Express
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for credit card

a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered

References in periodicals archive ?
Co-Branded Credit Card Purchase Value by Operating Network, 2014
It's difficult (for counterfeiters) to eavesdrop on these products," said Miles, who notes the technology is far safer than a traditional credit card because the account numbers are stored on a chip.
These freedoms, however, make both cars and credit cards dangerous if they are used improperly.
The next phase involves the thieves producing counterfeit identification to match the name on the credit card.
In the Fair Credit and Charge Card Disclosure Act of 1988, the Congress directed the Federal Reserve Board to transmit annually to the Congress a report about the profitability of credit card operations of depository institutions, a copy of which is attached to my testimony.
According to the National Foundation for Credit Card Counseling (NFCC; www.
Why don't we call on the credit card companies to be accountable?
Additionally, the bank agreed to give the alumni associaton a certain amount of space on the credit card statements to cardholders to promote alumni activities.
Robin Templeton of Unplug, an Oakland, California group which works to keep commercialism out of schools, is unequivocal in her disdain for so-called "affinity" credit card programs.
Accounting for credit card origination costs related to the issuance of private label credit cards by an enterprise for the purchase of its own goods or services on its own premises.
For historical trust performance on BA Master Credit Card Trust II please refer to Fitch Ratings Asset-Backed Surveillance available on the Fitch Ratings web site, www.
Banks, credit card issuers, and other consumer lenders can also utilize America's well-developed system of credit checks to discover which potential customers are bad credit risks.
Credit cards are maxed, personal bankruptcies are shooting through the roof and consumers all over Southern California are rushing to the nearest credit-counseling office.
First, experts suggest that you be honest about your credit card use.
When Dustin Hoffman's neighbor uttered this line in The Graduate, little did he know how prescient the statement would be, at least as it applies to the credit card industry.