Surcharge

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Surcharge

An additional levy added to some charge.

Surcharge

An additional fee one must pay over and above some other fee. For example, one may be required to pay a surcharge for a late payment, or for using a service under unusual circumstances.
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Alert your processor 30-days before implementing surcharging.
Retailers add that surcharging carries extra regulatory burden.
Phone interviews were conducted with 700 consumers in seven states that are considered "mature" surcharging environments.
We don't believe that the ATM surcharge ban rulings in cities like San Diego and Santa Monica, nor the vote to ban ATM surcharging in San Francisco, will hold up against national banks or federal credit unions' chartering structures.
Karpe proclaimed the 18-month-old campaign a success, although he also said Sanwa and all banks are continuously reviewing their business plans and may, at some future date, decide that surcharging is an appropriate fee to charge.
A year and a half after Sanwa's outspoken pledge in 1995, the ATM No Surcharge Alliance was founded by a number of the state's largest financial institutions, including Union Bank of California, Glendale Federal and Cal Fed, all of which have since dropped out of the alliance and have begun surcharging noncustomers.