Enhanced Merchant Information

Potential to reduce customer support inquiries and unnecessary chargebacks.

Provide detailed merchant information related to every transaction and provide merchant location details on a map.

Available for use by

Issuer Banks

Regional Availability

Global except Europe

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Provide detailed merchant information related to every transaction

Help to reduce call center inquiries and unnecessary chargebacks related to merchant information, by providing detailed Merchant Location information to cardholders for every transaction. In addition, use Merchant Search to provide detailed merchant information for every card transaction.

Provide merchant location details on a map

Use Merchant Locator to provide the merchant's location on a map. This feature allows cardholders to identify the transaction location easily or find multiple merchant locations near the cardholder using geolocation.

Key Benefits

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Let customers view enhanced merchant information for each transaction.

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Cardholders can view merchant locations on a map.

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Help avoid unnecessary call center inquiries regarding transactions.

APIs Used

Merchant Search

Provide detailed Merchant Location information to cardholders for every transaction. In addition, use Merchant Search to provide detailed merchant information for every card transaction.

Merchant Locator

This feature allows cardholders to identify the transaction location easily or find multiple merchant locations near the cardholder using geolocation.

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Disclaimer:  Benefits and reduced inquiries or chargebacks depend upon your implementation details and business factors. Visa does not make any warranty or representation as to the accuracy, currentness or completeness of the information provided via the Merchant Search or Merchant Locator APIs, nor assumes any liability or responsibility for claims that may result from reliance on such information.