Glitch hits Visa users with more than
$23 quadrillion charge
By Jason Kessler
- $23,148,855,308,184,500 charge is about 2,007 times the size of the national debt
- Visa customer in New Hampshire, also hit with $15 overdraft fee, finds out online
- Statement said he'd spent the big sum at gas station where he buys cigarettes
- Card issuer strikes charge and fee, blames "temporary programming error"
NEW YORK (CNN) -- A technical snafu left some Visa prepaid cardholders stunned and horrified Monday to see a $23,148,855,308,184,500 charge on their statements.
That's about 2,007 times the size of the national debt.
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