Is "VISA DDA PUR AP 401134 AFTERPAY 185 52896014 *" fraud?

Written by Jemina Owen-Jones

April 18th, 2024

About "VISA DDA PUR AP 401134 AFTERPAY 185 52896014 *"

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  • VISA: Indicates that the transaction was made using a Visa card.
  • DDA: Stands for Demand Deposit Account, indicating the type of account used for the transaction.
  • PUR: Short for Purchase, indicating that the transaction was a purchase.
  • AP: Stands for Authorization Pending, suggesting that the transaction is still being processed or awaiting authorization.
  • 401134: This could be a merchant or store identification code to identify where the purchase was made.
  • AFTERPAY: The name of the merchant or service provider involved in the transaction.
  • 185: Could be a reference or invoice number associated with the purchase.
  • 52896014: Potentially a unique identifier or transaction number for the purchase. The meaning may vary depending on the bank.
  • *: The asterisk symbol at the end could indicate the end of the transaction code or serve as a separator.
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