How to use Virtual card in a sentence
To get a virtual card you can visit a website that sells cards, just make sure you avoid online card scams.
Once you have purchased a virtual card a message is sent to your email account.
If you know you're going to need to make an online purchase with a virtual card make sure to get your card at least three days in advance.
A virtual card eliminates this risk because your actual personal information isn't out there to hack.
As mentioned above there are virtual card scams to beware of - that is certainly a big con.Advertisement
For safety reasons you shouldn't keep your stored information about your virtual card on your computer - such as in your email account.
Use the virtual card to make online purchases.
Think about it this way, this person is selling you a virtual card and sending you a card number and verification code.
That being said, your virtual card number can be stolen in cyberspace.
Consumers have the option of buying a plastic card in a store or a virtual card online.Advertisement