Credit Cards Blocked Country List

Due to security and fraud concerns, Commonwealth Credit Union may block plastic card usage in certain countries. This list is subject to change as additional cases of fraud are reported. Before traveling overseas, please contact Commonwealth Credit Union at 800.228.6420 or 502.564.4775 for the most up-to-date list.

The following is a list of countries and cards effective as of August 16, 2012 for ATM, POS and Signature based transactions:

  ATM
641439
Debit
480641
Visa Platinum
444489
Visa Classic
484318
H.E.L.P. Card
454521
Australia  
China  
Dominican Republic  
France  
Germany  
Hong Kong  
India  
Ireland  
     
Italy  
Japan  
Lebanon  
Lithuania  
Malaysia
Mauritius  
Mexico  
 
 
Nigeria
 
North Korea  
 
Philippines  
Romania
Russia
Saudi Arabia  
South Africa
South Korea  
Spain
St. Kitts-Nevis  
Thailand
 
Turkey  
Ukraine
Vietnam

**Some states may have a maximum transaction limit due to fraud trends. This should not affect hotel charges while traveling. Please contact the Plastic Card Department if you plan to travel.