What is my Security Code and where can I find it?
The Security Code on your credit card or debit card is a 3 digit number found on the back of VISA®, MasterCard® and Discover® branded cards or a 4 digit numeric code located on the front of American Express® branded cards.
The name of this code differs per card company. You may also know it as the Card Verification Value (CVV), the Card Verification Code (CVC), the Card Identification Number (CID), or the Personal Security Code. All names cover the same type of information.
Your Security Code can be located by looking on your credit or debit card, as illustrated in the images below: