Re: [Emerald] ICVerify and Credit Card exp date

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Mon, 16 Aug 1999 14:09:19 -0700

Ted Beckwith wrote:
> We just batched our first billing with Emerald using ICVerify and were
> unpleasantly surprised to find that ICVerify needs the expiration date
> reversed (YYMM instead of MMYY) for any date past 01/00. I spoke to IEA
> support and their only comment on the issue was "emerald only puts out
> what you enter into it". I really don't want to go into emerald and
> change all of the expiration dates to be backwards.

Backwards is from the perspective of what you need. From IC Verify's
perspective, you are entering the dates backwards. :(

> What are others doing to get around this problem? why can't iea-software
> just change the way it creates the text file for ICVerify?

Because each CC processing system has different requiresments.
Thats how IC Verify wants it, and there isn't a lot we can do
about it. This is a known issue that has been around for a while
now (since CC companies starting issuing year 2000 and higher
expiring dates).


Dale E. Reed Jr. Emerald and RadiusNT__________________________________________IEA Software, Inc.

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