Why is the authorization hold greater than the transaction amount?

  • Vendors pre-authorize and batch settlement amounts that differ from actual spending, this is common amongst the following merchant types: hotels, car rentals, and gas stations. 
  • Unit Support can always confirm the amount the customer has been charged for.
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  • Information on how long different merchant holds last would be helpful here. That is asked a lot by end users.


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