Cardholder Verification Value (CVV): These three or four digit numbers help ensure that the physical card is in the cardholder’s possession. This helps to prevent unauthorized or fraudulent use.
Using Visa or MasterCard
The verification number is a 3-digit number printed on the back of your card. It appears after and to the right of your card number.
Using American Express
The American Express security code is a 4-digit number printed on the front of your card. It appears after and to the right of your card number.