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Re: AAA Challenge - List of pledges/how to donate

Unread post by joekin » Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:03 pm

you AAA saw brown hyena?

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Unread post by DinkyBird » Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:06 pm

Hi all,

When GivenGain was asked about problems with the payments earlier this year, this was their reply:
It is a well-known fact that all financial institutions are becoming increasingly more strict with regards to online fraud, providing credit and allowing certain types of online transactions. This is partly due to some compliance requirements, legislation etc.

I may have mentioned previously that GivenGain provides the online payment instruction to the bank of the donor, wherafter the bank will allow or decline the instruction. The reason for a payment being declined may only be made available to the card holder, but a few reasons coul be:

1. Insufficient funds on the card
2. The amount of the instruction is more than the limit as set on the card
3. The credit card details are entered incorrectly online
4. The bank suspects fraud
5. No reason at all - it is siccessful the next time when enquiring about it

GivenGain notifies a donor immediately when their donation instruction is declined and requests that he/she contacts their bank for further information and to make any rectifications where and if required.


I will ask Santa to please update as soon as she has time to do so.
- Dalene

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Unread post by Micetta » Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:42 pm

I canceled my forum name in brackets and it went through! :lol:
Now I am an anonymous supporter of Sanparks conservation, but I assure you that Micetta has paid her R250!! :lol:
Last edited by Micetta on Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:53 pm, edited 3 times in total.

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Unread post by PetraJ » Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:44 pm

joekin wrote:you AAA saw brown hyena?

Unfortunately not a real one, Joekin, only one that told us she was a brown hyena in disguise ... :twisted:

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Unread post by joekin » Thu Dec 03, 2009 1:32 pm

:-(

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Unread post by Pjw » Thu Dec 03, 2009 2:04 pm

My donation went through on 13 Nov with no problems. I had to get an sms from my bank to enter a password but that is the norm with my bank. I wonder why others are having a problem?
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Unread post by Micetta » Thu Dec 03, 2009 3:23 pm

Pat, have a look at my post 3 posts up and you will see why I had a problem :lol:

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Unread post by prings » Fri Dec 04, 2009 12:00 am

DinkyBird wrote:Hi all,

When GivenGain was asked about problems with the payments earlier this year, this was their reply:
It is a well-known fact that all financial institutions are becoming increasingly more strict with regards to online fraud, providing credit and allowing certain types of online transactions. This is partly due to some compliance requirements, legislation etc.

I may have mentioned previously that GivenGain provides the online payment instruction to the bank of the donor, wherafter the bank will allow or decline the instruction. The reason for a payment being declined may only be made available to the card holder, but a few reasons coul be:

1. Insufficient funds on the card
2. The amount of the instruction is more than the limit as set on the card
3. The credit card details are entered incorrectly online
4. The bank suspects fraud
5. No reason at all - it is siccessful the next time when enquiring about it

GivenGain notifies a donor immediately when their donation instruction is declined and requests that he/she contacts their bank for further information and to make any rectifications where and if required.


I will ask Santa to please update as soon as she has time to do so.

@DB. As soon as you enter submit, it gives a notice of failure. No time to have processed through to bank.

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Unread post by Cherries » Mon Dec 07, 2009 8:24 pm

I have now tried 5 times to donate and all end up with the big X!

I donated to Ratpack using same credit card number so nothing has changed from my side. The Givengain site did not seem to be user friendly to enquire or else I just missed it. Under contact us was a bit vague!

Any suggestions as I don't want SanParks to be charged everytime this doesn't work. Current account is in So's name and I though that might also cause grief (not the same name as the donor). :wall:
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Unread post by Micetta » Mon Dec 07, 2009 8:49 pm

Cherries, I have been through it. You must write the exact information quoted on the credit card. If your husband's name is on the credit card, that is the name you must write.
It has changed since last time. I put my forum name in brackets, but this time it does not accept it and when I cancelled it, the donation went through. :D

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Unread post by Cherries » Mon Dec 07, 2009 10:36 pm

Thanks Micetta!

Credit Card is in my name but as you say SanParks avi in brackets. (So will also try taking it out and see if it goes through!)

Wonder why things have changed?

.... once more time into the breach.....
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Unread post by Cherries » Tue Dec 08, 2009 6:41 am

Hoorah!!!

Once Alias (not avi!) out of the equation then my donation went through!

In the short note to SanParks section just added my name and Triple A Challenge!!

Thanks Micetta!
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Unread post by Micetta » Tue Dec 08, 2009 10:04 am

Cherries wrote:Thanks Micetta! Wonder why things have changed?


The hackers, thieves, fraudsters etc. are getting ever so clever :evil:

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Unread post by prings » Wed Dec 09, 2009 12:14 pm

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At long last. Removed our forum names & success.
R1700 as promised :rtm: :rtm:

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