[thelist] eCommerce - transaction status
brian at hondaswap.com
Thu Apr 23 19:04:59 CDT 2009
Hassan Schroeder wrote:
>> It is illegal to charge a credit card before the item has shipped.
> I've heard that before, but it makes zero sense. Do you have a
> reference to anything substantiating that?
It should be in your merchant agreement.
> After all, what good would it do to discover the card is invalid /after/
> you've shipped the item? :-)
That's why you AUTH the card... to make sure there's funds available and
is a valid card.
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