credit-card (resource)

The credit-card resource contains the details for a specific credit card, such as the card number and expiration date. It includes the following properties:

Request

Property Name

Type

Required

Description

card-number

string

Required, if encrypted-card-number is not sent.

Credit card number. For example:

  • 4111111111111111
  • 4111-1111-1111-1111
  • 4111 1111 1111 1111

encrypted-card-number

string

Required, if card-number is not sent.

Encrypted credit card number.

card-last-four-digits

string

Optional

Last four digits of the credit card.

card-type

string

Optional, if sending card-number or encrypted-card-number.

Note: If you do not send the card-type, BlueSnap will automatically identify the type based on the number. If you do send a card type but BlueSnap identifies that the card is a different type, the transaction will fail. You can check the card type for a specific number using the Retrieve Card Info request.

Credit card type.

expiration-month

integer

Required

Credit card expiration month.

expiration-year

integer

Required

Credit card expiration year.

security-code

string

Optional, but strongly recommended for first-time charges.

Credit card security code.

encrypted-security-code

string

Optional, but strongly recommended for first-time charges.

Encrypted credit card security code.

Response

Property Name

Type

Description

card-last-four-digits

string

Last four digits of the credit card.

card-type

string

Credit card type.

card-sub-type

string

Card sub-type, such as Credit or Debit.

expiration-month

integer

Credit card expiration month.

expiration-year

integer

Credit card expiration year.

issue-number

string

Issue number on the credit card.