It identifies the industry where the card will be most used in.
If this digit is 9 the next three digits are the country code from ISO 3166-1.
An contains a six-digit issuer identification number (IIN), an individual account identification number, and a single digit checksum.
A valid credit card number (also known as Primary Account Number - PAN) has several fields and each of them has a meaning.
For the technically inclined, this number complies to the ISO/IEC 7812 numbering standard.
To be completely clear and spell this out, these fake credit card numbers should not be used to try and purchase stuff.
You can also generate valid credit card numbers for specific Issuing Networks by utilising their particular prefixes.
However, we do not provide you (obviously) with the correspondent verification code for these cards, as they are completely fake and made up randomly.
The credit card numbers you generate on this page are completely random.
When we say they are valid, we merely imply that they are a possible combination of characters which will validate when passed through the MOD 10 algorithm.
The issuer identification number also known as the bank identification number (BIN) is the first six digits of the credit card number.
These identify the institution that issued the credit card to the card holder. Afterwards comes the account number, digit 7 to last minus one.