debit card

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n debit card a card (usually plastic) that enables the holder to withdraw money or to have the cost of purchases charged directly to the holder's bank account
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Debit card a small usually plastic card with a magnetic coded number, similar to a credit card, which is used to pay for purchases by the electronic deduction of a sum of money (a debit) directly from the card-holder's bank account. Such cards do not require the establishment of a credit line, and such transactions do not incur any interest payments.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See debit

Usage


In news:

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. A Johnson City man is facing charges after police say he stole a debit card out of a car left at a dealership to undergo service.
31-year-old Jeremy P Haynes is charged with identity theft, fraudulent use of a debit card and auto burglary.
Teacher debit card may offer lesson in odd expenses.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and debit-card interchange price controls are two worthy targets to start with.
District Attorney Cy Vance shows device used to steal debit card information, passwords.
Justin Holguin charged with forgery in use of neighbor's debit card.
Lower debit card rates elude most online retailers, but it's still early.
Los Angeles Credit Union Concerned Retailers Steering Members Away From its Debit Cards.
Debit Card Steering Charge Likely a False Alarm .
Starting Saturday July 21st, QUEST and debit cards will be accepted at the Eau Claire Downtown Farmers' Market through a new token program.
MIAMI — Millions of food stamp recipients in 10 states were unable to use their debit cards for about six hours Friday after an outage at JPMorgan Chase.
(AP) The Federal Trade Commission is looking at the details of one of Visa's debit card programs to see if it complies with new rules under the 2010 financial regulatory reform.
David Paterson's baby-faced teen son was busted Tuesday for allegedly carrying a missing or stolen debit card and gambling when he was caught shooting dice near his Upper West Side high school, according to published reports.
An unknown entity gained access to credit and debit card information on purchases at Aultman Hospital's gift shop between February and September.
MIAMI — Millions of food stamp recipients in Florida and nine other states were unable to use their debit cards for about six hours Friday after an outage at JPMorgan Chase.
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