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Online Shop won't deliver - What's my best choice of action? Inkasso or PayPal?

I ordered something online (~150€) from a shop that had ~30k mostly. positive reviews online. (After the fact I realized that all reviews from the last few weeks were horribly negative, though.) I ...
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What does “money will reflect in your credit card shortly” mean?

I was paying for a policy on a monthly basis and decided to cancel that policy. Then I recieved an SMS from my bank saying "Pol ref no xxxx has been cancelled on 15/06/2019 and refund of Rs.4956 ...
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2018 tax refund applied to 2019 estimated tax

For 2018 Fed tax refund, I elected applied it to 2019 estimated tax. Internet said it need to be applied to 2019 1st quarter by 4/15.? But I missed this date. Can I apply it to the 2nd and 3rd quarter?...
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Can I report knock-off company as scam/fraudulent to credit card company?

I saw a video ad on Facebook for a product that looked interesting and high-quality. (I believe it actually is.) Later, I ordered the product—but I ordered it from a different site than the actual ...
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No state refund this year? [closed]

Last year I received roughly $500 state tax refund. Everything is the same EXCEPT for the fact that I took on Full time(same company) in November. I did contribute to my new Retirement Plan, but it ...
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GnuCash to track expenses when refunds occur

I've started using GnuCash to keep track of my expenses so that I have an idea of how much I spend each month for food, clothing, etc. My main goal is to be able to see if I went out of budget one ...
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Receiving a product after getting a refund

Last week I ordered 2 kits of impact drivers due to the unbelievably low price. The product was discounted from 300EUR to 100, so I bought 2 of them. Next day I received an email from the company, ...
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How do credit card chargebacks work when using Paypal/Google-Pay/Etc?

As per my understanding: When paying a store directly with my credit card, I am "protected" against items not as described, or not received...Possibly other situations as well. If approved, this would ...
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What is the law on digital download refunds

I was after some advice if possible. I currently sell digital products online through a 3rd party. The way it works is, i design / develop some code and upload it. The 3rd party prices it accordingly ...
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What to do when I get charged 10 times more than usual on debit card at a grocery store? [closed]

I just noticed on my Wells Fargo account that I got charged $250 through my debit card for a recent transaction at a Publix in the U.S., and the amount charged is 10 times as high as the usual amount, ...
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Germany tax refund

My fiancé and me are planning to get married before the end of this year. I'm Egyptian and he is German. Can we do the tax refund before the end of this year or we hv to wait till next may? Can we do ...
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What costs do banks incur on processing credit card refunds in foreign currency?

When a credit card transaction is in currency different to the one of the card, it is pretty normal for banks to charge a 1-3% fee associated with the currency conversion. Some banks do this by using ...
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What's my chances of recuperating taxes withheld on my Royal Bank of Canada shares if I'm not a resident of Canada?

For a couple years now, RBC has been wihholding Canadian taxes from my dividend payouts. I'm not a resident of Canada nor own any property in Canada - I've inherited their shares because they bought a ...
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How to get my money back from the Police?

On June last year I have attended a court case as a witness. I had to spend a lot of money on travelling and food because the case was in a different Country. I was asked by the Police officer that I ...
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Credit card refund

I recently booked a hotel, but canceled it immediately afterwards. The money was on hold on my account said to be withdrawn end of February. I got the cancellation confirmation the minute I canceled ...
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UK Capital Gains allowance and foreign investment funds

In this tax year I am going to realise some capital gains through the sale of shares in investment funds in Spain (this would be the equivalent to UK's OEIC - the kind of funds that are usually bought ...
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Can I get import duties refunded when forwarding a product?

A producer of some electronic hardware did not allow for delivery to a non-EU country. I therefore sent it to Germany and it will be forwarded to me by my relatives. However, there are taxes on ...
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Auto Insurance: Adding another car to the existing policy (GEICO)

I've been with Geico for many years. Recently I decided to purchase second brand new vehicle for my family from Ford in South FL. While discussing with financial manager on all my possible options, I ...
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Why does it take so long to refund to credit card?

I cannot understand this: if I make an online purchase with a credit card, the purchase is done instantly, and I receive a SMS notification within 5 seconds. However, if money is returned to the ...
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What's the point of a chargeback when they just ask the merchant whether they owe money to the buyer?

In my case, a big-name tax chain gave me incorrect information which would have cost me thousands of dollars. I had pre-paid, as is their policy, but did not file my return with them due to their bad ...
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Keeping refund from ex spouse / child support

I currently owe back child support to my ex-husband, and typically pay this through my tax refund due to my difficult financial straits via the Federal Tax Refund Offset Program. If I instruct the ...
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How do I figure out who issued a credit card from just the first 4 digits?

I had a big refund issued to an old cancelled Visa card. The merchant gave me the first and last four digits. How can I find out more about this old card? Merchant said the refund had been accepted ...
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Rejecting a second hand car from a dealer under UK Consumer Rights Act

I have just bought a second hand car from a second hand car dealer. Paid the full amount with direct debit. UK based. The car developed a fault (check engine light which wasn't present when viewing ...
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How do service providers and payment processors process payment reversals?

I had a dedicated server account at Hostgator (Hostgator US) which I never used. After leaving it for one year, it was automatically renewed and a huge amount was charged to my credit card (it is a ...
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Can a refund be reversed?

Today I went to return a Christmas gift I bought myself because I realized it was a impulse buy and not something I would actually wear. I went to the Gucci store and gave the jacket to one of the ...
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Company refund check sent in error

I saw a similar question on here so I decided to ask my question. I bought a mattress from a company approximately 120 days ago... I used Affirm, basically a third party loan company approved by ...
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Earnest money was refunded twice

I received my earnest money back two months ago on a real estate transaction that was cancelled due to inspection findings. Now today I received another refund in the same amount for the same ...
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Refund for foreign purchase is less than amount spent. Will credit card company refund difference?

I recently made a credit card purchase at a Japanese shopping website. When I looked at my statement, the amount was in dollars (converted from Japanese yen). Later, I cancelled my order and was ...
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Money transfer scam

I live in Croatia and my family breeds dogs. When we have puppies we list them for sale on a Croatian website similar to eBay. Every once in a while for the past year or two we get a message from a US ...
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Why is an alien not eligible for property tax refund if he is a dependent?

I'm an undergrad international student living in Minnesota. It seems that I satisfied every eligibility requirements (such as 183 days rule) for the refund other than being non-dependent, as this ...
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E-shopping, the store refunds less money, how act?

I've ordered some product online. The next day I got an email: On 1st time orders, our company requires transactions to be completed via Paypal. We have refunded your credit card for the total ...
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H1 B visa social security refund

Is there any change in the policy of the US Govt that will enable H1 B visa holders from India who have returned home after working six years on the H1B visa a refund of the social security taxes they ...
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Credit Disputes Refund & Credit Fraud Refund

I had over $200 stolen from my account and I reported it to a bank management. After a week I got that $200 money back to my account which shows as Credit Disputes Refund. Then I got over $1500 to ...
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Reported defect, received refund, do not want to return item [closed]

I reported to Graco that the lock down latch system was broken on the base of my car seat. This is the information that was given to me by my child's father. Graco issued me a refund and sent me a ...
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Can a tax be legitimately charged on an airline ticket refund?

I cancelled an airline ticket (non US) and the refund voucher shows and approx. 5% of refund value deducted under the heading of a "Tax". Can this make sense under any jurisdiction? I am curious. ...
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FHA loan just commenced : Any way to get any of the up-front mortgage insurance back?

Background : I ended up in a nasty situation where my FHA lender had over 7 weeks to prepare, and through indolence, was going to miss closing. Lender became very unresponsive - multiple multi-day ...
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Social Security contribution of a J1 visa holder leaving U.S. permanently?

I was a J1 visa holder (post-doc) in the US for 18 months and contributed to Social Security. Since I am not going back to the U.S. again, am I eligible to get the money back? Thanks and regards JMV
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I received a refund when I did not return the item, and they won't reverse the refund? At what point is that considered “my money”?

The item was a mattress, which I still have and never asked to return. They made a mistake with my delivery and the delivery fee was supposed to be returned. However, the credit, about $600 is on my ...
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Two names on US tax refund, filed as 'single'

I received my US federal tax return earlier this month. When I first looked at the check, I noticed it had a % symbol, followed by my mother's name on the line below the one with my name. It looks ...
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Can a store/company deposit a refund into a bank account, then take it back out again?

Refund amount is already in bank account and has been cleared and posted for a few days, but I'm surprised by the amount; is it possible for the company that issued the refund to go back and change ...
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file a complaint to bureaus of a company's residence if you live in another country?

Can I submit a consumer complaint to Better Business Bureau, federal Trade Commissionn, or the Consumer Frauds and Protection Bureau if I've bought a faulty product froma company based in Brooklyn, ...
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refund or replacement for a faulty product purchased online with mastercard?

I bought a product from a company located in Brooklyn, New Work, online and had the product shipped by them to me to Armenia. The product was of unsatisfactory quality as it didn't function as ...
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US VAT refund, can it be claimed at a later date?

I was in NY recently,about 3 weeks ago and purchased a Macbook Pro from the Apple Store. I was unaware that I could claim a tax refund at the airport so didn't claim it as yet. I do have my receipt ...
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Are United States Payroll taxes refunded?

Many US taxpayers have their withholdings refunded. But do refunds include payroll taxes? I found this page with the actual code, but frankly, it's hopelessly unintelligible enough that I'm still not ...
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Can I be refunded the custom duties I already paid to import a product?

I'm living in France and I recently bought a computer in California. To be able to receive the computer I had to pay some custom duties for a value of 200€ (276.72 US$). I discovered that the computer ...
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Are all sellers required to comply with the FTC's Cooling-off rule?

I live in Texas, but the Texas rules seem to mirror the US CFR in this instance. Under 16 CFR Part 429 (and Texas Business & Commerce Code Section 39), there is a so-called FTC Cooling-off rule ...
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Does Amazon.com offer price protection on purchases? If so, how do I request a refund?

I bought an XBox One from Amazon.com 2 weeks ago. Since then both Walmart and Best Buy have dropped the price by $50.00. Does Amazon.com offer any sort of price protection? If they do, how do I go ...
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I'm a non-U.S. citizen that paid Social Security tax. I'm leaving the country. Can I get my money back?

I am not a U.S. citizen and I am leaving the country in a few months. Can I get the money back that I paid for Social Security taxes, since I am not going to be retiring in the United States?
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Education Tax Return in US

I've just stubmled upon a website: https://turbotax.intuit.com/tax-tools/calculators/taxcaster/ I entered my one year tuition fee (~$12k) and its showing: Your Refund - $1000 Background: I'm an ...
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If I haven't filed in 2 years, does year 1's refund automatically apply to year 2 and prevent penalty?

I haven't filed in 2 years. But the first year I was owed a refund; let's say $1k. Year 2 I under paid. Let's say it was by exactly $1k. Will the unclaimed year 1 refund automatically cover the year ...