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Discussion in 'Mayberry Lounge' started by LEWIS540, Aug 11, 2015.

  1. LEWIS540 .

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    This ever happened to anyone?

    I used my card in a bar for a transaction, and the bar has charged to my account 5 different times for 3000 euro.


    Did you get the money back?
     
  2. Bob Gray Deadlights Belt Platinum Member

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    I had to have some charges reversed and I had no issues.

    It was a really odd situation, too. I was coming back from San Diego to central valley, and I learned that the day I got back, withdrawals had been made from my account from an ATM in orange county. 3 different withdrawals totaling like 1200 bucks. I talked to my bank agent and she said they needed both the card and my PIN number to make the withdrawal, but I had my card with me the whole time. Really weird but the charges got reversed without any problems.
     
  3. thebluerider caelgender ftw

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    3k huh? that's some ho shit right there.
     
  4. SherdogGoat Platinum & Braco Belt Banned

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    This thread just made me look at my online statements, thankfully nothing suspicious is going on.
     
  5. homer Orange Belt

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    This happened to a roommates brother a long time ago. The bank did not want to refund the money until they looked at the video and realized that he was not a black guy. They issued a full refund.

    I never take my debit card on vacation or use it much anyways, I stick to a CC and I have a CC not attached to a bank account for extra protection.
     
  6. ToxicShocker Silver Belt

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    You live in Sofia Bulgaria? Why do you have a credit limit that high if you live in fucking Bulgaria.
     
  7. LEWIS540 .

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    I am English.

    It was in Spain.

    Was actually a debit card, not credit card.
     
  8. erhnamdjinn Purple Belt

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    I recently got billed about $1000 billed was charged to Mitsubishi Japan, I live in the Philippines by the way, so my bank got suspicious and blocked my card, they just verified my transactions and reversed the charge. I now use a online only card with a lower limit. Not sure how mine got compromised since I only use it for Amazon and the PSN.
     
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