(Closed) Debit card expires at the end of the month, what if I need to return?

posted 6 years ago in Money
Post # 3
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: November 2014

@risingsun:  You’ll get a new card. My bank is uncanny about the new one showing up a day or two before the old one expires. It’s safer to only have “2” cards for as short a time as possible. I would just make your purchase. Usually for a new debit card, the numbers are the same, just the expiration is updated.

Post # 4
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46158 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

@pharmy:  is correct. The number stays the same, only the expiration date is updated.

Post # 5
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Newbee
  • Wedding: November 2012

you will be fine… the merchant would route the refund to your bank and the bank would have to manually credit your bank account. i used to work at a bank and i worked in a department that dealt with these scenarios 🙂

Post # 7
Hostess
18646 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

Even if the number didn’t stay the same, you should be able to get the money refunded.  I had to change my card because of fraud and was able to return things on my new card by talking to the store associate.

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