Amazon Ordered to Refund Parents for Kids’ In-App Purchases

Nov 22, 2016 at 1:46 pm |
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Kids racked up high bills on games and in-app purchases

Technology is a big part of our children’s lives. Most kids today have a device whether it’s a tablet, e-reader, or a smartphone.
When the kids are playing their games, they’ll bug me every five minutes for some coins or characters. $5.99 for 100 coins? I don’t think so!

Now I’ve been pretty diligent about not giving my kids the passwords to online stores where you can buy games. I’ve also been careful about allowing them to download “free” games, you know the ones that have those expensive in-app purchases?

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After large amounts of complaints from parents who racked up large bills from their kids who were ordering in app purchases.

Do you allow your kids to download games? This story might change your tune.
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