hosted by liquidweb


Go Back   Web Hosting Talk : Web Hosting Main Forums : Web Hosting : help! no credit card
Reply

Forum Jump

help! no credit card

Reply Post New Thread In Web Hosting Subscription
 
Send news tip View All Posts Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-22-2004, 01:20 PM
kimberlys479 kimberlys479 is offline
New Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 1

help! no credit card


Help! I need a host provider that will accept a check. I could go with a free host but I don't like the flashy advertising (some is just barely legal).



Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 06-22-2004, 01:25 PM
IGobyTerry IGobyTerry is offline
Web Hosting Master
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Ohio
Posts: 7,975
Many times a hosting company actually accepts a check or money order. You just need to email them before so that they're able to give you the address. They will also likely wait until the check has arrived and has been cashed to activate your hosting account.

__________________
Terry Myers
Product Evangelist @ OnApp.com

T@OnApp.com
OnApp - Automate Everything, Everywhere.


  #3  
Old 06-22-2004, 01:25 PM
Samuel Samuel is offline
Web Hosting Master
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Modesto, CA
Posts: 3,414
Contact the host directly as we can, so should others.

__________________
dotGig
<:<: [Fruit eating linux administrator]

Sponsored Links
  #4  
Old 06-22-2004, 01:26 PM
Martie Martie is offline
Texas Female
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posts: 3,689
You might have to email a host to ask about check payment.
You could also use host quote feature above and request check payment through it.
Normally though your account would not be setup until your check arrived.

__________________
HostCaters.com - Quality Web Hosting - Under A Gig! - Since 1999

  #5  
Old 06-22-2004, 01:27 PM
Glanhosts Glanhosts is offline
Web Hosting Master
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 816
You can use the host quote link on the top to receive hosting offers from various hosts and just make sure the credit card issue is mentioned in the comment section.....

Good Luck

  #6  
Old 06-22-2004, 01:36 PM
colorteck colorteck is offline
Disabled
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,957
Try to find one in your local area. This way you can just drop a check off to them. www.google.com has the local search option this may help. This way you do not have to wait until the check arrives then gets deposited and clears.

  #7  
Old 06-22-2004, 02:13 PM
SMachiz SMachiz is offline
Web Hosting Master
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: New York City
Posts: 995
Yeah, it shouldn't bee too hard to find a host that takes checks, a lot of us also use ACH payments, which are basically checks, but the host can process them like credit cards. It makes it easy for us and our clients.

__________________
Sam Machiz / Director, Product Development / Ubersmith
smachiz[at]ubersmith.com / [direct] 212-812-4194

  #8  
Old 06-22-2004, 09:25 PM
morehost morehost is offline
Web Hosting Master
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 1,827
which place are you from?

__________________
Wholesale Domain Prices for Retail Customers - Rushtoweb.com

  #9  
Old 06-22-2004, 09:31 PM
FatalSw1tch FatalSw1tch is offline
Web Hosting Evangelist
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 541
Why don't you get a visa check / debt card?

  #10  
Old 06-22-2004, 10:48 PM
VagrantHost VagrantHost is offline
Junior Guru
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 220
well, evidently something about my last reply must have been questionable... so i'll rephrase:

many hosts accept checks. find a host that accepts "e-checks". this way, you don't actually have to physically send a check... but rather enter your checking account info much like a credit card.

__________________
Vagrant Web Hosting - U.S. / CANADA
Website Hosting - Website Development - Content Management
NEW: Windows Hosting w/ ASP.NET

  #11  
Old 06-22-2004, 11:08 PM
MStar MStar is offline
Web Hosting Master
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Satyr, Chrisalya, Canada
Posts: 1,901
www.web1000.com is the best free host I've used. No ads either. You can use tld's like domain.com too.

__________________
--

  #12  
Old 06-22-2004, 11:12 PM
WebWeavers WebWeavers is offline
Junior Guru
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Morristown, Tennessee
Posts: 225
Almost any reputable hosting company will accept checks or money orders. Echecks are really helpful as well. Look at their sites and most will say so during the sign up process. Some will wait for the check to clear, others will go ahead and set up your account in advance. We prefer to set up accounts as soon as check payments arrive. If the check bounces or is no good, then we contact customer for alternative payment such as a money order or Western Union. Of course if there are NSF fees these must be paid by the customer.

Best Wishes for a Net Success!

__________________
Darrell Williams, CEO
WebWeavers Internet Services

  #13  
Old 06-22-2004, 11:14 PM
basic basic is offline
Disabled
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 128
If you have a U.S. bank account then MOST hosts will accept your check -- as they can process it online. You just enter the data from your check on teh payment page. Fast and easy!

Reply

Related posts from TheWhir.com
Title Type Date Posted
Five Men from Russia, Ukraine Accused of Massive US Hack Web Hosting News 2013-07-25 14:44:22
ITX Design Launches Service to Help Simplify PCI DSS Compliance Web Hosting News 2013-01-02 10:59:36
Braintree Expands Online Payment Gateway to Europe and Canada Web Hosting News 2012-08-30 13:05:36
Hacker Leaks Customer Data Belonging to 79 Banks in US, UK, and Canada Web Hosting News 2012-06-19 14:22:18
Web Host Tenzing Launches Service to Help Vendors Achieve PCI Compliance Web Hosting News 2012-04-25 12:20:16


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes
Postbit Selector

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump
Login:
Log in with your username and password
Username:
Password:



Forgot Password?
Advertisement:
Web Hosting News:



 

X

Welcome to WebHostingTalk.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

WebHostingTalk.com is the largest, most influentual web hosting community on the Internet. Join us by filling in the form below.


(4 digit year)

Already a member?