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Why is Apple telling me my payment method is declined?

Why is Apple telling me my payment method is declined?

A “payment declined” or “card declined” message means that the issuer of the credit or debit card you have on file in your iTunes account rejected a charge or account confirmation. It is not an Apple problem; Apple is just passing through the message from your issuer.

Why is my payment method keep getting declined?

If you see this error message, it usually indicates that there may be a problem with your debit or credit card issuer. Please ensure that you enter your credit card number, expiration date, billing address, security (verification) code, and phone number correctly.

Why does my card say not authorized?

If a charge is not authorized, it usually means that there is a problem with the account or that you are at, near, or over your credit limit. Usually, when you use your credit card at a store the merchant obtains authorization from the card issuer.

Why is Apple declining my Mastercard?

Many users have their payment card declined because the billing address doesn’t match what’s on file at their bank. Make sure you double check the billing address on your Apple ID payment method. Check the name, street address, and phone number are consistent with your bank account.

How do I authorize a debit card payment?

You send an authorization request to the issuer (cardholder’s bank). The issuer approves the transaction and puts a hold on the cardholder’s account. When you are ready, you submit the transaction for settlement. The issuer replaces the temporary hold with a debit to the cardholder’s account.

How do I pay a declined Apple bill?

If your card has been declined, add a new payment method or update your payment information. You can add multiple payment methods to your Apple ID. Your payment method will be charged for the unpaid balance. Then you can make other purchases and update your apps, including free apps.

How do I fix a declined debit card online?

To resolve a declined payment, you’ll need to figure out why the payment was declined. Usually this involves contacting your bank or credit card company to fix the issue. Then you’ll have several options to pay off your overdue balance, which will allow your ads to run again.

Why is my debit card not authorized?

Why can’t I use my debit card?

Even if you have money in your account, your debit card can be declined for a number of reasons. The bank could have blocked the card for fraud prevention, the store may not accept your card type, the card could be damaged or have expired or you may have entered the wrong PIN.