Why can't I use Credit card payment?

  • Posted August 7, 2014


Today I try to make a payment via my credit card, after I successfully added my CC, I can’t see any option to make the necessary payment. Therefore, I have to use only PayPal. How do I use my CC for payments?



In continuance with this question, I have registered two credit cards with digital ocean, which one ill be billed?

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Hopefully this helps someone. I was having issues adding a card with PO Box as a billing address. So what I did was enter the number first, and then “P.O. Box”. So if your address is like this:

P.O. Box 123

Enter it like this:

123 P.O. Box

Worked for me.

I want to make manual prepayment with my credit card. How to do that?

Similar issues here. I have a credit card (Mastercard) the details are the same as I am using for many other online providers (Github, Atlassian, AWS, Google). Digital ocean does not accept the details.

Seems like a pretty rookie error in payments. Wanted to try your docker hosting but now not very confident about the standards. Please advise.

Also message say’s “open a support ticket” and then gives zilch direction on where this happens. I know I can google it but seriously…

Can i payment with Myanmar BIN MasterCard? 5195xxxxxxxxxx70

I had a problem with my Paypal account and i thought i could clear out my outstanding balance with my sister’s credit-card (cuz i don’t own one) but as soon as i added the card the payment was not deducted but the card was held as hostage instead. funny that nowhere does it say that your card will be held hostage before adding it!

My suggestion to DO, as @c.b.udagama already said, please add an option where you can instantly pay without having to add your credit-card first. Thanks

Hi (brazilian, sorry about my english), About this question, my droplet will be powered-off if my credit ends or I don’t have to worry about this? When they take this, exactly when my credit ends ($0) or when close to end?


It’s a little weird that you can’t charge the card you just added and you cannot remove the card you just added while having a negative balance. It’s like the card is being held hostage while I’ll I want to do is give you money. But I can’t.

The saving grace is that you can still create droplets while being in the red.

You don’t need to make a payment manually – your card will be billed automatically at the end of each month.