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Do Banks Really Give Out New Expiration Dates? Yes. This is a value-added service usually called something like Account Updater (emphasis mine): Serving as an automated, dedicated, and secure clearinghouse, VAU works by establishing a streamlined process for the electronic exchange of updated account information among participating merchants, ...


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I know several banks use "profiling data" from previous logins in order to try to determine the identity of the user based on: Credentials (obviously) Secret question (not all banks use this method though) IP address (Geo Location + time zone) and internet provider The device(s) previously used to communicate with the bank: a. Type of web browser, its ...


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In Europe the common way to send money is by giving the International Bank Account Number and the Bank Identifier Code, so no problems there. If your name is available, they might find your address if it's publicly available, e.g. on social networks, blogs... The only risk here, is if they find the email related to your account you can get spear-phishing ...



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