About: Get Card Balance allows a customer of the Vanilla MasterCard to check their account history and balance online among other things. The site is free to use and requires online registration. In order for the customer to gain online account access they will have to provide their card number, expiration date and CVV number. The Vanilla Card is issued by The Bancorp Bank pursuant to license from in association with MasterCard. Please note that this is a GIFT card and not a credit card. Once the funds have been used up on the card it will become worthless. The card will not harm or improve a credit score. To use the Vanilla MasterCard Gift Card simple present the card at the time of purchase and sign the receipt. The card can be used in store or online anywhere MasterCard is accepted. Funds cannot be transferred or shared by Vanilla MasterCard customers. The card cannot be used at ATM’s and cannot be used to pay at the pump. The card will be activated at the time of purchase and is available in denominations of $50 and $100. GetCardBalance.com requires a user to register the card then allows a them to check card balance online.
MasterCard: This US financial credit card company is based out of Purchase New York and was founded in 1966. The company was founded under the name Master Charge by several California banks. The name just did not sound right and was changed to MasterCard in 1979. The Global Operations side of the company is based out of O’Fallon Missouri (just outside of St. Louis). MasterCard can be found on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker symbol MA. MasterCard is expanding into new markets to include the Middle East.
- Competition: Visa, AMEX, Discover
- Industry: Credit Cards
- Mail: 2000 Purchase Street, Purchase, NY 10577 USA
- Number: 914-249-2000