Why Was My Credit Card Processing Application Denied?

When you apply for credit card Processing, you have no idea whether your application will be accepted or denied. The details about the decision of not issuing a credit card processing you have applied for reaches you through the mail, in which the details about the decision is given more precisely.
Let’s now discuss various possible reasons for declination of application for credit card processing :

Age: Your age is another factor for the denial of your request. If you are under 18, the issuer will not accept your request, as it is not the legal age.Your age is another factor for the denial of your request. If you are under 18, the issuer will not accept your request, as it is not the legal age.

Incomplete application form: If you have not filled the application form completely or correctly, your application will be declined. So it is better to apply for credit card processing online as it will not submit your request until and unless all the fields are properly filled.

Loan balance: If you want to apply for credit card processing, make sure that you pay your loan balance regularly if any. When you apply for credit card processing, your credit history is checked and if it is negative, the bank or the processor will hesitate to accept your request to avoid risk.

Healthy credit balance: It is good practice to keep your credit balance healthy. In other words, you should only use a portion of the credit available instead of using it to the fullest. Healthier the credit card score more are the chances of approval.

Inquiries on credit report: It is advisable not to apply for many credit cards or credit cards processing, especially in short span of time; this may lead to declining of application. Lesser is your credit inquiries; better are the chances of getting your next approval when you would apply.

Low income: Very common factor of declination of application is income of the applicant. Minimum income required for application varies by Banks and Processor, and if the applicant fails to match the minimum income requirement (although this requirement is not published), his/her application can get denied. So before applying for credit card processing, get an idea about minimum income required.

Negative Processing History: Another reason for credit card application denial can be the number of credit cards processing account used by the applicant that have negative Statement. If there are accounts closed due to high Chargeback it can cause a problem in getting approval for a credit card processing.

TMF or Matchlist: If you are placed on Match list or identified as a TMF merchant it would be a big reason for not getting approval for your Credit Card Processing Account.

Don’t fulfill minimum requirement: your request will be declined if you do not fulfill minimum requirement like you don’t have an SSL secure and PCI compliant website. Or you have been suspended by any card brand processor, or any Data compromise investigations was there for you and your business.

As a conclusion, you need to make Sure before applying for a credit card processing and get prepared, you choose a payment service or merchant service provider who can proactively help you with this.

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