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Why can my card transaction be declined?

If your card transaction is not successful, this might be why: 

The following Merchant Category Codes (MCC) are not supported, any transactions with these merchants will be declined: 

 MCC 

 Description 

 5122 

 Drugs, Drug Proprietaries and Druggists' Sundries

 5169 

 Chemicals and Allied Products

 5960 

 Direct Marketing- Insurance Services 

 5962 

 Direct Marketing – Travel Related Arrangement Services 

 5964 

 Direct Marketing – Catalog Merchant

 5966 

 Direct Marketing – Oubound Telemarketing Merchants 

 5967   

Direct Marketing – Inbound Telemarketing Merchants 

 6536  

MoneySend - Intracountry

 6537 

MoneySend - Intercountry

 6538 

MoneySend - Funding

 7012 

 Timeshares

7297  

 Message Parlors

 7800 

Goverment Owned Lottery

 7801

 Government-Licensed On-Line Casinos (On-Line Gambling) 

 7802  

 Government-Licensed Horse/Dog Racing 

 7995 

Gambling Transactions

 9406 

Goverment Owned Lottery

  

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