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Old 02-28-2014
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Question payment with debit card

hi guys,i m an img applying for CS and i m trying to make the payment with my debit card. But every time i try to authorize the transaction, screen displays the word "REFERRAL" in red letters, nothing else.

i contacted ecfmg help line, they said its nothing to do with them. i contacted my bank - they said the same. and i m in this chaotic situation , i dont know wat to do?? Is this bcz i used debit card?

Kindly help me. any suggestions will be really appreciated.
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Old 03-01-2014
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Yes. Only credit cards work in that portal. That too, if there is no credit limit for your card. Try form 900 with a bank draft for 1480 USD and mail it to ecfmg. Apply once you check the financial info through OASIS. Its a whole lot cheaper( you save 12 % tax on cards) and not much delay.
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