What is a BIN? Mastercard’s New BINs BINs by Card Brand What do I need to do to accept the new Mastercards? Ecommerce Businesses Notification of Affected Businesses What is a BIN? A Bank Identification Number (or BIN) is the first 6 digits of a credit card number. BINs identify the bank that issued the […]
In summer 2017, Mastercard will begin issuing cards with a new bank identification number (BIN.) Where previously Mastercards started with the number 5, some cards will now begin with the number 2. Find out what this means and get details on how to make sure your business is ready to accept these new 2 series cards.