Authorizations reserve funds for an order until the transaction processed or the authorization expires.
Some banks call authorizations pending or processing charges. After an order is placed, Amazon contacts the issuing bank to confirm that the payment is valid. Please contact the issuing bank to confirm that the payment method is valid. Please contact the issuing bank for more information on their specific policies regarding authorizations, including the amount of time they reserve funds.
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