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What is credit card: Definition and 161 Discussions

  1. Admin Greg

    Welcome to the New Marketplace! Read!

    A new marketplace system is here! We are now using a company called Panjo to take care of our market needs. Everything is integrated with Chef Success but when you click "new thread" while in the market forum you'll be temporarily taken to a new page to list your item. Don't be alarmed. In the...
  2. AlowayFamily

    Looking to Purchase Products from Personal Sale: Are They Still Available?

    I am selling products I received over the years. Please see the items listed below. Prices do not include shipping. Shipping costs will depend on what is shipped and where. Please include your zip code so I can give shipping cost estimates.I will update when the items have been paid for. Paypal...
  3. PamperedchefDaly

    Trouble Accessing PWS on Old Consultant Corner?

    Is anybody having trouble accessing their PWS from the old Consultant Corner? I've been trying for two days to get into my website, and keep getting an ERROR message that the web is temporarily down. I have an outside order that I'm trying to access for the credit card information. I tried...
  4. byrd1956

    Another Scam .... via Consultant Contact

    I received 2 contacts via Consultant Contact. One I have actually spoke to the person and she lives in a town nearby. Here is the other one: "Great news! A customer has located you through the "Find A Consultant" page, and would like you to contact them. The following information has been...
  5. Roadtripray

    Urgent Guest Placed Order Under Wrong Show - Can It Be Moved?

    A host of mine had a guest post an order online, but posted it under my show, rather than my host's. Is there a way to move this order myself? I sent a message to HO just now ... hoping to be able to close out my host's show Monday night. I would just delete it and re-enter it, except the...
  6. Bren706

    Beta Website - Incorrect Customer Credit Card Charged

    Just curious to know if this has happened to anyone else: I entered a show in the Beta website last night. I have been on beta since the release to Team Leaders. The host used her card to pay for her order, plus 4 others. There were about 20 orders for the show. She called me this morning...
  7. kam

    Sidewalk Sale Frustration: Missing Products in PC Return Process - Need Help!

    Just venting!I ordered on the Sidewalk Sale - clicking on my Director's site to order. I don't have a PWS, so I was going to order through my director. Apparently, somewhere along the line my order was assigned to another consultant.I called 2 hrs later to cancel the order. The person I spoke to...
  8. C

    Streamlining Direct Sales Checkouts: Beta User Experiences

    I see this used by consultants of other direct sales companies at festivals. It seems to speed up the check outs. I know it costs to use it. Since it would go into my bank account,I would have to enter it on the show as cash. I am not on the beta site. If you use it, how does it work for...
  9. babywings76

    Can You Change the Host Name on a Mystery Host Show for Beta?

    Is anyone on Beta that has done a Mystery Host Show? I just started with Beta and wanted to do a Mystery Host show for July, but I'm unsure how to set it up. I've heard that once it's created, you can't add a co-host. So I just want to be sure I can change the name of host & co-host once...
  10. A

    Scam Alert: A Complex and Detailed Email I Received!

    I know many of you have received these scams as I have SEVERAL so I do know how extremely irritating they are! I know there is really nothing that can be done to stop this insanity but thought I would share the latest with you! It takes the cake! Since it was a bit more detailed than some of the...
  11. C

    Is This Email Offer to Buy Pampered Chef Tools a Scam?

    I received this email today: Thank you for your reply,And i simply contacted you bcos i need some items on pampered chef and I will like to deal with you in purchasing items from you for my mum friend is who our church pastor wife.She just lost her husband and their building at Oklahoma...
  12. Intrepid_Chef

    Warning: Avoid "Bill Me Later" Free Trials!

    So I forgot to re-up with TT and went to the website. I clicked on the "free trial" (thinking, 2 weeks, what the hey) but wasn't entirely surprised to see the Paypal Screen. I went to pay and accidentally clicked on "Bill me Later." Just wanted to warn you that when you sign up for this it's...
  13. chefsteph07

    How Do You Accept Forms of Payment?

    Just wondering how you all handle forms of payment BEFORE and especially AFTER your shows? I am having a problem being clear w/ my hosts (obviously, because this keeps happening) about the fact that I do NOT like to take checks after shows...lately, even though I explain this to my hosts...
  14. Bren706

    Weekend Laughs: Uncovering a Lost Order

    I just have to share my laugh for the weekend. I received an email from my Nov 30th host telling me that one of the guests did not receive her order yet. Looking at PP3, I had no order history for this guest, only the information from her DPDS. After looking through my paperwork, I did find...
  15. M

    Is It Possible to Sell From Australia?

    My husband is thinking of taking a job in Australia. I know that Pampered Chef isn't there. I about the credit cards and shipments. But, we are going to set up a mail box in the US so things can be repackaged and sent to us while we are there. I'm thinking it could still be possible. I...
  16. P

    Submitted Show on Hold...no Ho Notification

    Watch shipping status for your submitted shows. I submitted a show Monday night and decided to check Shipping Status today for it's arrival. It is on HOLD. I never received an email and it is not showing up on Consultants Corner for a declined credit card. I called HO and wondered what...
  17. KimoMakano

    Ordering Through My Website: Beware of Strange Requests for Large Product Orders

    I got this weird request, and it came through via my website. It was from a lady wanting information. When I followed up via email she said that her consultant had died froms cancer and wanted to place an order with me (though we are thousands of miles apart, and an ocean). She wants to order...
  18. pampered1224

    Is Shawnna Nixon in Trouble????

    I go this e-mail this morning with Shawnna's e-mail address and as I am "in the know" about these e-mail/Western Union Scams, I decided to post. Also, as we all know Shawnna, I think you will find some key verbiage missing which makes me really think it is a scam. "I'm writing this with...
  19. DebPC

    Attain and Maintain a Good Credit Score

    Your credit score determines everything from your mortgage rate, insurance rates, and the interest rates you pay on your credit cards. Know what yours is and if it isn't where you want it to be. Learn how to up yours.
  20. wadesgirl

    New Consultant Credit Card Charges

    I know PC usually takes a few days to charge our Order Payment Accounts but what if a new consultant uses their own credit card to pay for a show in their first 60 days? Do they debit the amount right away like a normal credit card charge or do they take a couple days like the Order Payment...
  21. esavvymom

    Saving Money: Check Your Statements!

    Bank statements, credit card statements, utility bills..... Be sure to look at the line items, purchases, etc. (1) to make sure they ARE your purchases. This applies especially to your credit/debit cards. We caught that one of our cards was compromised and being used because i do look at...
  22. gailz2

    Credit Card Signatures: Best Practices for Order Forms

    Do you have guests sign the credit card charge portion of the order forms?
  23. wadesgirl

    Frustrated Hosts: Dealing with Two Difficult Parties

    GRRRRRRR!!!!!!!!!!! :grumpy: What is wrong with my hosts this month?!?!?!?!?! I have two this month that are giving me gray hairs!! I always set up the day to close the party before I leave their house with full instructions on how things work after their party. The first one, who's party...
  24. B

    Saving Money: Shop Around for Insurance!!

    Quotes are free for home and auto insurance. Do you love your agent? If they are independent, make sure they are checking all their companies to see if you have the best deal. Ask the agent about service (HUGE ASSET). Are claims handled in a timely manner? Check online for complaints...
  25. M

    Help, I Completely Lost My Voice

    I submitted a show last night and have one declined credit card. During the night, I COMPLETELY lost my voice :yuck: so I can't call the customer. I sent her an email last night but she won't be able to hear me if she calls me back. Any suggestions on how best to deal with this so the show...
  26. nikked

    Stop Using Credit Cards! You're Throwing Money Down the Drain!

    Unless you are one of the minority who actually PAYS OFF the credit card every month, you are wasting money on interest. After going through Financial Peace University, boy did we ever learn a lot. We haven't accumulated new debt in about six months, including having our FIRST debt-free...
  27. wadesgirl

    Do You Need to Have Guests Sign Credit Card Receipts?

    Do you have your guests sign their receipts for credit card payments? I only ask because right now I'm doing a book party for another company and she is requiring me to mail her all the receipts that paid by credit card with signatures to her for "verification that they agree to pay". I take...
  28. Sheila

    Director Let's Talk "Point of Sale" From Your Smartphone/Tablet

    For those of you who are now accepting credit cards from your phone/tablet, which company did you choose & what do you like/dislike about them? I never really paid attention to the POS chatter when I was living in Japan since the military prohibited us from doing Cash & Carry. But I just did...
  29. W

    Help Needed: Syncing Online Orders to PW3 by Friday

    I have a catalog show closing on Friday. The host has given me some orders over the phone - which I entered into PW3, other guests have just placed their orders through my website under the hosts name. When I called support to find out how to synchronize the orders online to PW3, they said I...
  30. Sheila

    Cashier's Check Scams: Protect Yourself from Fraud | Tips & Reports

    Still going on ... obviously. Here's an e-mail that one of the gals on our team received. Man, the sender is trying to make a personal connection & make the consultant want to help her! LOL I love the fact that they need a good address & not a PO box and your phone number so they can mail...