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    • dlusman
    • By dlusman 29th Nov 17, 4:09 PM
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    Credit card / paypal
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    • 29th Nov 17, 4:09 PM
    Credit card / paypal 29th Nov 17 at 4:09 PM
    Sorry if this has been asked before

    My mother has paid for a holiday by giving her credit card details as normal , but has received a payment receipt from Paypal ( she doesnt have a paypal account ).
    Can anyone explain what is going on ? it is normal or is something dodgy going on ?
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    • zx81
    • By zx81 29th Nov 17, 4:14 PM
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    • 29th Nov 17, 4:14 PM
    Paypal will have been used as the processor.

    No dodginess to be concerned with.
    • dlusman
    • By dlusman 29th Nov 17, 5:51 PM
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    • 29th Nov 17, 5:51 PM
    Thanks -
    In all my years on the net I have never seen this before. Just being extra cautious when dealing with a company I have never heard of before
    • eco_warrior
    • By eco_warrior 1st Dec 17, 9:30 PM
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    • 1st Dec 17, 9:30 PM
    Itís quite normal
    • forgotmyname
    • By forgotmyname 2nd Dec 17, 5:08 AM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 5:08 AM
    I would wonder why they were using paypal, not the cheapest.

    But there are plenty of big companies that accept paypal, so i assume it makes little difference.

    Although there have been threads where claiming money back from a credit card after using ebay or other purchases using paypal. If a business use Paypal as their main bank is there a difference?
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    Due to me being a tight git.
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