What are functions of debit and credit cards?

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Credit cards are issued to customers of companies who offer lines of credit. The card can be used to make purchases or payments in stores and online. Debit cards on the other hand are issued by banks or prepaid debit card companies. They have the same role as a credit card allowing consumers to make payments or purchases in stores and online, but can also be used to withdrawal money from an ATM.
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Debit card and credit card?

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How do you cancel debit credit card?

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