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What does the term Acquiring bank mean?

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Acquiring bank is the referred to the institution or the financial organization that willingly accepts the payment made towards various goods and services through a credit card or even a debit card, it shows the organizations willingness to acquire the amount from the card that was issued by a bank.

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