Identification numbers and sensitive data

To protect our users’ privacy, we mask some of their personal information.

  • Account numbers: Mask these numbers with ellipses.
  • Payment account numbers in emails: Mask all but the last four digits with one asterisk.
  • Social Security and other g: Mask these with X’s.
  • Phone numbers: Mask with asterisks.
  • Email addresses: Mask with asterisks.
Do

Your account number (…1234)
You paid from account *1234
Your Social Security number: XXX-XX-1234
Your Social Insurance number: XXX XXX 123
You gave us phone number ***-***-8437
We responded to your email at ca*******@gmail.com

Don't

XXXXXXXXXXXX1234
xxxx-1234
****1234
[NAME] 1234
[Name]-1234
● 1234
(1234)
x-1234