New Charity Monday lottery

  Curio 19:08 27 Apr 2006

Starts 8 May online. I decided to indulge as some of National Lottery distributions did not agree with me. Was surprised to find that my Credit Card Company charged me £2.50 for a Cash Advance Fee because I accessed this site and made a payment to it. Just giving warning to others who may also fancy a dabble that this charge is made. Of course, it may just be that my C.C. Co makes this charge and not others. But hey - it is for Charity.

  NORFOLK SPARKY 22:34 27 Apr 2006

use a debit card and i suspect there will be no additional charge. I am not suprised credit card company treated it as a cash advance

  spuds 09:39 28 Apr 2006

Another money earner for someone, perhaps?.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 10:18 28 Apr 2006

Yes, charity.


  wee eddie 15:35 28 Apr 2006

Maybe Chelsea will get a new change of shirts.

Then there's Cherri B's hairdresser, grossly underpaid and obviously a deserving cause!

  Pidder 18:24 28 Apr 2006

I thought credit card companies were required to give you notice if they proposed to charge for a cash advance.

  bluto1 19:23 28 Apr 2006

If your CC company is treating that transaction as a cash advance then beware further interest charges. Check your account thoroughly when you get it.
pidder, they dont have to give notice that they`ll charge for a cash advance. They`ve already done so in their terms and conditions.

  Curio 10:46 29 Apr 2006

Thanks for the tip. Have already contacted CC Co as I did not recognise the Cash Advance Fee. At first I thought I was being phished, but all checked out

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