• FirefoxInstall the new Firefox »
  •  
    Credit

    Question

    How long does it take for a store to refund/give credit back to a debit?

    I'm not sure if my question makes sense..but this is what happened... I recently returned an item at H&M and asked for a refund, which is supposed to give me back credit on my debit card. But...when i checked my transaction history on WaMu it did not show up...am i supposed to wait at least 24 hours? If it doesn't show up in at least 24 hours..what should i do? >< thanks in advance!
    a year ago 11 Answers

    Best Answer

    it takes about 2-3 weeks
    a few seconds ago

    Other Answers

    • at kamrt where I work it takes about 2 to 3 days NOT WEEKS

      by killert_dawg - 20 hours ago

    • It really varies per store. Some stores tell you it might not show up until your next billing cycle! It really depends on the store's policies. I've returned things and have shown a credit that same day, others have taken 2 or more weeks to get my credit. Call that store and ask them how long it will take to show up, they should know. I know with the store I work at , it depends on when we settle our Visa/MC accounts. If we settle them daily, then all those transactions will go through Visa or MC, otherwise those transactions don't go through or process until we settle the accounts. Definatly check with your store's policies.

      by Alexis R - 20 hours ago

    • They usually tell me 10-14 business days but its usually there in a week. It wouldn't be there in 24 hours.

      by atjetcmk - 20 hours ago

    • I am totally disgusted with the H&M online service. First I had to wait ten days for the item ordered, when received it was incorrect size. I have returned the item and TWENTY DAYS later am still waiting for my card to be refunded. After several emails to and from H&M customer services I am told refunds take up to 21 days as they have to go back to Sweden to be processed?? I find it hard to believe they can't be dealt with here in the UK as they have an office in London! They have now also asked for me to scan and copy proof of the item being returned. A nightmare from start to finish and would never order from H&M again! People be warned!

      by Rachel - 20 hours ago

    • I have the same issue and Ive been waiting 2 weeks. WaMu tells me that it is completely up to the company. And the company tells me that it has to do with WaMu. But Ive been told it takes 7 to 10 days to process

      by plutoniumhalo - 20 hours ago

    • usually a day or two we're talkin business days baby

      by Austin - 20 hours ago

    • u could ask the store they have there own system

      by ashley - 20 hours ago

    • Debit card transaction like you've described are "batch processed" normally overnight so you should see the credit on the following day...

      by Mark C - 20 hours ago

    • 2-5 business days. I buy online all of the time and that's all it's EVER been, even in local stores.

      by Wutz it worth 2 ya? - 20 hours ago

    • I think its at least one business day.

      by Edgar R - 20 hours ago

    Recommended Articles

     
     
     
     
    Yahoo Small Business Services