Boys spend Rs 11 lakh on video games using mother’s account via iPad

New Delhi, Tech Desk. Children are often advised to stay away from mobile and electronic devices. It is believed that excessive use of mobiles and iPads affects the health of the child. But there has been a case where giving an Apple iPad to a child can ruin your financial situation, yes there has been a case in the United States where the game app has about 11 years old with his mother’s account. Millions of rupees were spent.

1.1 million was spent on favorite video games

According to The New York Post News, a boy named George Johnson in Wilton Connecticut (USA) bought his favorite Apple video game ‘Sonic Forces’ from his mother’s credit card for १ 1,000 (approximately. 11.80 million). Spend This event is July. However, US-based Apple user Jessica Johnson found out late about her child’s actions. After this, Jessica filed a complaint about the fraud. Jessica realized that she had some kind of fraud and then she contacted the bank where she found out that 1.1 million transactions had been made from her account.

Loss due to account lock

The bank was told that about 225 transactions had taken place since July. The woman contacted Apple for this. Apple said the transaction was made on behalf of her son. Apple has filed a lawsuit seeking a refund of ११ 1.1 million. Apple says the company can’t help Jessica because they haven’t been contacted within 600 days. Jessica admits that her account is not locked on her behalf, which allows the child to easily access the account.

Install parental control on mobile

Parental options are provided by Apple. Phone or iPad users should always enable these parental controls. Only children should be given tools. Parental control tools have an option to prevent children from purchasing the app.

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