Questions tagged [payment]

For questions related to moving money between accounts or electronically moving funds or paying back the dues owned. Generally used in context of credit-cards, loans, bank-account.

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Does one's tax transcript indicate whether taxes were paid?

I looked at my tax transcript in the US, I could see the amount I was supposed to pay, but I couldn't see the amount I actually paid: or do these lines also represent the amount I actually paid?
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What is happening every time I pay my credit card? Am I 'settling' with my bank, the credit card company, or another entity?

I understand that credit cards extend credit to customers. And that purchases incurred before the credit balance is due are nothing more than IOUs to the bank issuing the card (and also the card ...
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Information in bank statement when using remittance services

My question refers to a scenario when we send or receive payments using a money transfer service like Wise (aka TransferWise), XE, among others. What appears in the bank statement? Can the recipient ...
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Can I change my payment method after I made a payment in a restaurant with a credit card?

I have different credit cards and they give me different cashback rates depending on the category. For example, I get 5% cashback from dining with credit card A but only 1% from dining with credit ...
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Is home address required for online payments

I have a question about online payment and I would appreciate it if one could answer. For online payments with debitcard in the UK, at the time of payment, I have always been asked to enter the home ...
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What do we mean by Over Payment in Payslip

i just got my salary and noticed that there is deduction of some amount under Over Payment. The salary slip is given in the form of a table. The table has 4 columns and many rows. For the purpose of ...
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Can I trust Zelle to credit my account for added charges?

I listed a dress for $300 on FB Marketplace. The buyer uses Zelle so I set up an account because D said that was the only way she sent funds. She said she sent Zelle the money. So I get an email ...
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Paying the IRS in installments. What is the approximated IRS interest rate?

My friend owes the IRS about $6,000 for the tax year 2021. He did some researches and found this link on the IRS webpage about paying tax in installments: https://www.irs.gov/payments/payment-plans-...
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Combine bill and invoice in a single transaction

I would like to combine some bills (that I need to pay) and some invoices (that I'm being payed) into a single transaction so that it is correct with my bank statement. Is this possible? I work as an ...
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Daily interest calculation on a 30/360 basis, considering payment occurs before schedule — how-to in Excel?

I'm setting up a payment spreadsheet for a loan just granted, and want to be able to make daily calculations of accrued interest. The debtor has been given a payment schedule with an interest only ...
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In which countries is AirTm restricted?

Can anyone tell me what countries are restricted by AirTm? I tried to find the list in their terms&counditions, but I haven't found anything.
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I´m not a USA citizen, I use to had permit to work in USA, can i request to SS money back? [duplicate]

I´m not a USA citizen, I use to have a permit to work in the USA, I paid $10,605 in Social Security, and $2,682 in Medicare taxes, can I request this money back?
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Calculate total NET payment with overtime hours in a partial month

I am trying to learn how to calculate the NET payment for a partial month and the overtime (net and gross) based on some random payments and facts I found from the past. I got stuck with a specific ...
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Do monthly payments decrease on a mortgage later in the loan? [duplicate]

I am planning to purchase a home and all calculations and the banks say principal, interest, property tax, plus mortgage insurance will be close to $1000 per month. The calculator show that if I ...
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Is it a good idea to make one additional monthly payment to a mortgage?

This is an oversimplified scenario (the numbers, dates and interest rate may not be accurate as I am only asking about the strategy): I have a mortgage with a monthly payment of $1,000 and it is due ...
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Who Regulates Payment Processors Like Stripe in the United States?

So, in the United States there's a bunch of financial regulators. The DoJ regulates everyone by default, but there are also plenty of more specialized orgs like the SEC, CFTC, FDIC, LGBT, and OCC. ...
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Keeping track of recurring payments/expenses to make sure they don't change

Where I work, the payroll system is tied directly to clocking in and out. Thus, if we arrive 3 minutes late, we get paid 3 minutes less and conversely leaving 3 minutes late gets paid 3 minutes more. ...
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In pay stubs what are "vacation payout"?

At a few jobs I've had there's been a small amount on my pay stub called "Vacation Payout". What exactly is this? I tried reading the legislation but am confused. Is it basically saying each ...
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Is it safe to share my id and a picture of my id with this website? [closed]

A website is asking me to take a picture with my id card and my id card to buy Bitcoin with it. Is it safe to do so? Not in the US.
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What does payments/credits section on an invoice represent

I have seen several invoices with a 'payments/credits' section in the invoice totals column. It was most often a negative value subtracting from the total invoice amount. I am from Croatia and the ...
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Alternatives to cheques in the Euro zone

What is used in the Euro zone to pay (through mail for example or in hand) without using cash, and without asking for bank details? Is there any commonly used money order type of document that can be ...
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Is it reliable to do payments to offline merchants using UPI

Sometimes, when doing UPI transfer the transaction goes into the pending state. I read somewhere that in that case we shouldn't make another txn to the same beneficiary and wait for 48 hours. After 48 ...
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Could I take my car even though my mom says no?

I have recently moved out of my mother's house. I'm 19. My mom gave me her car since she got another one. I pay the car payments but she pays the insurance, but she expects me to pay all the month’s ...
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What payment options are there besides checks and direct deposit?

My employer is planning to require all employees to be paid by direct deposit. A number of our employees are unbanked, and opening an account is not practical. I understand the employer's concern to ...
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How can I gift $41,000 to my friend anonymously? (Australia)

We both live in Australia. I don't want him to know it's from me. But I’m not hiding from the government. I’d prefer the money to go into his bank account so he can see it's real money. I have his ...
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Confirm delivery of tax payment

How can a taxpayer confirm that the IRS has received a payment, other than finding out that they owe penalties and interest somewhere down the line? Assume the payment instrument (money order) is ...
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How can I buy things with monthly payments in the US?

I am a new international student in the US. In our country we didn't have credit cards like in the US and this is a new system to me. If I get a new credit card in the US with a $2000 credit line/...
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Is it better to pay credit card bills through the online bill pay service offered by my bank or from my credit card's website?

I have a Radius Bank checking account with a bill pay service and a Capital One credit card. I can pay my credit card bill from either website. Is there any advantage to using Radius's over Capital ...
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Changing rental payment date

I could do with changing the date of my rent payment to co-incide with the payday of my new job. Normally I pay my rent on the 11th of each month, but I get paid on the 25th. Let's say my rent is £500 ...
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How to avoid 'authorised push payment' scam before transferring lots of money?

There is a scam called 'authorised push payment' where customers are persuaded to transfer money to a scammer, thinking they were transferring it to a reputable business, such as a conveyancing ...
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Mortgage Interest and Payments: Random Principal + Random Interest

What should I expect from a mortgage institution? My thought is: steady monthly payments where my interest drops by some amount each payment. Things were fine, it appears, as one payment in their ...
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Undated cheque was given by client but client asks me continually not to deposit it

I received a cheque 3 months ago, which my client gave me to start a project and there's no date on the cheque. My client told me to ask him before depositing the cheque. The cheque was advance ...
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Paid off $5,000 credit card 7 weeks ago but the money never came out of my checking account

I paid off my credit card that had a balance of over $5,000. I sent a one time payment for the total amount, about $5,100 to be exact and my credit card company received the payment and reflected it ...
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periodically change the IBAN number (of the payment account) for more privacy?

A colleague told me he cancels his payment account every few years and opens a new one for better privacy. He says the IBAN and various other related info should be known to as few people as possible. ...
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Will the ex-homeowner still owe money after a foreclosure?

I'd like to know whether a person owes any money to a bank if his house was foreclosed. From what I found, it says yes and the borrower owes the difference that the bank sold the property for. If ...
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Real example for PWA application complete payment transaction offline

The new standard PWA provides ability for eCommerce websites to work offline. In theory this also includes the checkout part that complete the purchase by paying. But, can someone let me know about ...
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Is this person wanting to pay my credit card trying to defraud me?

A friend of mine is in another state wanting to pay my credit card. He says he needs my credit card number, name on card, username, password, and card limit. Is he trying to defraud me? Or does he ...
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What does it mean to pay by purchase order?

Not sure if this is the right place to ask, but I'll give it a try anyway. I sell some software online that customers pay for using a payment processing service which allows you to pay using a debit/...
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Can I reverse a payment and re-pay with a different debit/credit card?

Generally speaking regarding most major merchants. I accidentally paid for something at a grocery store using a card I did not intend to use. Would it be reasonable to return to the store with the ...
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Car is under my girlfriend's name, can I refinance it?

Last year I needed to buy a car, but my credit was bad, so my girlfriend at the time let me use her credit to buy it. Now almost 2 years later I have to buy a different car so I can take out of the ...
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Retain wage level in another country

TL;DR: I want to move to the EU from the U.K. and keep the same pay (though not a Euro-using destination.) Is this possible? I’m living and working in the U.K. but want to move to an EU country. I ...
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How to pay a large invoice from a company in a European country from the US

Is a wire transfer the only way? I'm not near my normal bank who requires you to be in person to wire money so I'd prefer another option if it exists
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What is "digital euro"?

Today (October 2nd, 2020), ECB published a press release regarding "digital euro". What is it? When you pay with the credit card or make a bank transfer to another account aren't you using a ...
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How to distinguish if company is using first or third party payment processor. Mastercard transaction

I was the victim of a scam and fraud where a service was not provided. I have had information returned from the credit card company as part of the dispute. is anyone able to acertain or deduce from ...
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Would companies pay me for some service by sending a bank transfer to me as a person?

Let's say I set up a website and contact some companies, and one of them hires my service to perform some kind of work for them. Now that they are happy with my work, they are to pay me. Do they ...
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Can a contractor convert a cryptocurrency payment into money? [closed]

Suppose that an overseas customer tells a contractor that she or he cannot pay for the job via common overseas payment options — such as an online payment, money order, payment card, bank transfer — ...
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What type of payment processing withdraws money from bank account whether the account has the funds or not?

Im trying to understand the terminology involved in this process. The situation im referring to is this: Some companies will charge cards, and take the money out of the account, whether your account ...
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Am I obligated to chase after someone to pay them?

We hired a tree removal service to remove some trees from our property. The bill was paid for by the solar company that installed our solar service. The solar company sent us a check for the tree ...
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How to reverse PayPal payment?

How to make a reverse on PayPal payment? I am a buyer of wonderful online goods and services, through sites like ebay. I have pay too much to my friend who sell me things and now I need to reverse the ...
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Refund to Different Payment Card in UK

I'm in the UK. I bought something online from Debenhams, and want to return it -- it is within the return period; no problems there. However, I no longer use the card that it was bought on. Is the ...