Azores getaways asks for your credit card information in order to confirm the reservation to the service supplier. They will never charge your credit card. Your credit card can be checked (pre-authorized) in order to certify that it is valid and/or there are sufficient funds available. After this verification, the total sum will be available again. The service supplier will only charge your card if you have requested a pre-paid service or if the cancellation policy, which you can see in the "Rate Conditions" and the "conditions" of the supplier, haven't been respected.