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Visa, Amex, others will provide codes to track gun purchases in California

Posted on AllSides February 15th, 2024
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Major credit card companies are preparing to equip California firearm retailers with a merchant code to track gun and ammunition purchases. The move comes after a bill passed that allows banks to keep tabs on what lawmakers call “suspicious” transactions.

Merchant codes are four-digit numbers used by credit card companies to classify purchases from businesses, and they’re nothing new.

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