The paper companies precocious decided to follow a merchant codification specifically for firearms retailers

Visa, Mastercard and Amex accidental the caller merchant codification won’t halt weapon purchases from happening.

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Sept. 20, 2022 9:00 americium ET

Republican attorneys wide of much than 20 states are informing Visa Inc., Mastercard Inc. and American Express Co. not to determination guardant with their plan to adhd a caller code to place erstwhile purchases are made astatine firearms retailers.

The attorneys wide said successful a missive that the paper companies’ program could pb to the misuse of user information and wouldn’t support the public.

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