Subject: Re: B&H is sharing your data! Sharing your DATA!!!
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From: peter <peter.new.remove@removeverizon.net>
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Subject: Re: B&H is sharing your data! Sharing your DATA!!!
Date: 7 Dec 2017 16:47:24 GMT
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nospam<nospam@nospam.invalid> wrote:
> In article<f8t1dhFhak4U1@mid.individual.net>, android<here@there.was>
> wrote:
> 
>> 
>>> it's not a violation of any law. it's a service that some merchants may
>>> use.
>>> 
>>> <https://usa.visa.com/run-your-business/commercial-solutions/solution...
>>> erchant-processing.html>
>>> Merchants enrolled in VAU receive updates to cardholder account
>>> information, including new account numbers, new expiration dates,
>>> and/or contact cardholder notifications from participating Visa
>>> issuers.
>>> 
>>> <https://www.mastercard.us/en-us/merchants/grow-your-business/find-so...
>>> ions-by-business-type/bill-payment-services.html>
>>> The Mastercard Automatic Billing Updater allows you to efficiently
>>> and seamlessly update account-on-file information, preventing
>>> disruptions due to account changes and helping you to secure ongoing
>>> payment relationships with your customers. 
>> 
>> Can PeterN opt out of this? 
> 
> maybe.
> 
>> Shouldn't this be strictly opt in?
> 
> no.
> 
>> I've 
>> always had to update info at places like PayPal...
> 
> not all merchants use it.
> 

The link I posted below provides a lot of insight into the problem 

https://www.truthinadvertising.org/credit-card-updating-service-may-...

-- 
PeterN