Credit Card and Internet Transaction

I use Credit Card mostly for iTunes, Paypal, and other ordinary secure internet transactions. For domestic or “offline” transactions, I prefer doing cash or ATM transfer (actually, domestic Internet Banking).

About three weeks ago I activated a new Visa Credit Card, and added to iTunes Store and Paypal. It worked fine for some internet transactions. But then, about a week ago iTunes Store said can not charge my new CC. I canceled the transaction and thought due to overlimit problem, which was not.

Then, I tried to check out at Worldpay, and this transaction gave me a clue: Your Visa Credit Card is not activated. Please contact your bank at xxx.xxxx.xxxx


Web Browsers on Mac

Beside the preinstalled Safari which I keep it updated, I also installed the other major web browsers: Firefox 5, Chrome latest beta (not the development one), and Opera the latest, currently version 11.50. There’s no Internet Explorer yet available for Mac, which I would install if only it existed 😀