No, legally there’s no way for someone to get a credit card number from a store receipt. According to the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act, electronic receipts should never reveal sensitive card information. If you receive an electronic receipt that displays your full credit card number, expiration date, or Card Verification Value number, file a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission.
However, handwritten or imprinted receipts might show your credit card’s sensitive information. If you encounter a merchant that still generates manual receipts, protect yourself by paying with cash.
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