People or customers should be limited as to what information they need to provide to a company or entity they use to spend money by using a credit card. Many people are just using these credit card management type systems to buy or purchase goods online. Sure, they can use their credit card but they don't want to keep that information on file from where they purchased any products ect., from. The customer should not be required to provide bank statements or other personal information that can be compromised somehow by workers who are well, dishonest. It should be ok to provide identification. But, there is such a thing as too much information and that all has to do with how and why you are using a account or credit card management website. For example: if you are just using this type of access to pay for things as you buy them without pulling out your credit card each and every time and risking it being on file, then hey it's not like you have an open access to deposit other money onto the credit card or receive money in any way. Therefore, a person is using that credit card management system on a limited basis and should not be required to provide anything more than a valid identification. Perhaps, if the use of that credit card management were utilized by way of full banking such as: transferring money to other accounts, receiving money and actually having an account in terms of it being used financially they it would be important to know the customer and their banking transactions to validate such an account. However, if a credit card management system is for "pay only" then nothing more besides identity information should be required. It is very important to the consumer not to jeopardize themselves by providing information about another financial institution, since that information has nothing to do with a particular account. Even for verification purposes if one provides a credit card statement, that information becomes no longer protected. Limited access is just that and limited information should coincide within the terms of the way or what extent something is being used. Information gets compromised all of the time and as a result consumers should not provide any more information than they have to. Credit Card management or payment systems need to come up with other ways to ensure security within their use by way of passwords, questions and other forms of "only known to the user or account holder" information. This ensures privacy not only to the consumer but it protects a company from accusations that they were fraudulent in some way.
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