different name on credit card make a difference?

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different name on credit card make a difference?

Postby riverrunner » Sun Aug 05, 2012 12:41 pm

I used my brother's credit card to purchase a ticket on the open sale just now.
Will that be an issue at will call when I arrive to get the ticket?
We have the same last name...

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Re: different name on credit card make a difference?

Postby Sunny D » Sun Aug 05, 2012 2:53 pm

have you contacted bmorg? it's required that you have an ID and confirmation number with you to pick up tickets. there's also this:
Q: Can I buy a ticket in the limited sale and then do a name change?
A: No. Tickets bought in the limited sale are non-transferrable and can only be used by the person who buys them.
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Re: different name on credit card make a difference?

Postby junglesmacks » Sun Aug 05, 2012 3:05 pm

They're looking for the name on the ticket, not the credit card used. You're fine.
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Re: different name on credit card make a difference?

Postby riverrunner » Sun Aug 05, 2012 4:26 pm

It sounds iffy - either way.

Thanks for your input. I'll try bmorg and see if they can shed any light of clarification.

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Re: different name on credit card make a difference?

Postby trilobyte » Sun Aug 05, 2012 7:19 pm

It'll only be a problem if your brother's not planning to go to Burning Man, since his ticket purchase isn't transferable.


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