What is the difference between Processing Errors and Payment Errors?

When a Payment Errors occurs, the transaction hasn't been processed due to an error whereas when a Batch Processing Error occurs the payment has been processed, you will need to resolve the issues.

Payment Error:

Payment Error can occur from:
  • Invalid Card
  • Insufficient Funds
  • Expired Card
  • Over the Merchant's Payment Limit

Processing Error:

Batch Processing Error's can occur from:
  • a problem with the application of that payment to an invoice
  • If the invoice has already been paid
  • If the invoice has been voided 
  • If the invoice is invalid

Additional Resources

Batch Payments