Payment Glossary

Cardholder

A cardholder refers to the person to whom a credit or debit card is issued.

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  • Chargeback (Card Processing)

    A chargeback is a transaction that is returned by the card issuer to a merchant’s acquirer bank because of a dispute, processing or point-of-sale error, or fraudulent...

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    As it relates to check processing, the originator is the person who originally wrote a check.

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