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    • lorrainp
    • By lorrainp 18th Mar 17, 7:47 AM
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    Balance transfer question
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    • 18th Mar 17, 7:47 AM
    Balance transfer question 18th Mar 17 at 7:47 AM
    Calling all people who have done balance transfers!

    If Jane pays off a chunk of Bob's credit card debt by doing a balance transfer to her card, how does that show up on Bob's card statements? Can he see who has paid it off, or is it anonymous?

    Would be great if a few of you could take a look at your statements and see what it says. If you could also let me know what type of card you transferred from, that would help, as I guess they may differ.

    Thanks!
    Last edited by lorrainp; 18-03-2017 at 8:45 AM.
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    • Marchitiello
    • By Marchitiello 18th Mar 17, 8:38 AM
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    • 18th Mar 17, 8:38 AM
    It comes in as either Faster Payment or Payment received, not other details on my cards statement but some may be more detailed
    • Sharon87
    • By Sharon87 19th Mar 17, 11:00 AM
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    • 19th Mar 17, 11:00 AM
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    • 19th Mar 17, 11:00 AM
    Also check the T&Cs some/most cards I believe only allow you to pay off cards in your own name, so this may not be possible with some providers.
    • Ben8282
    • By Ben8282 20th Mar 17, 4:23 AM
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    • 20th Mar 17, 4:23 AM
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    • 20th Mar 17, 4:23 AM
    It should just show as a payment received.
    If you could elaborate on your specific concern maybe somebody will be able to offer more guidance.
    • Sea Shell
    • By Sea Shell 20th Mar 17, 6:34 AM
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    • 20th Mar 17, 6:34 AM
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    • 20th Mar 17, 6:34 AM
    Maybe "Bob" is married....but not to "Jane" !!??
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