Some parents are getting bill shocks as their children make unauthorised payments. Photo: Handout Some parents are getting bill shocks as their children make unauthorised payments. Photo: Handout
Some parents are getting bill shocks as their children make unauthorised payments. Photo: Handout

South Korean dad loses US$115,000 after child spends it on gifts for live-streaming stars

  • As Covid-19 keeps children indoors, authorities say cases have spiked of parents facing bill shocks over unauthorised payments
  • A total of 1,587 such cases were filed between January and September this year, almost double the 813 reports made last year

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Some parents are getting bill shocks as their children make unauthorised payments. Photo: Handout Some parents are getting bill shocks as their children make unauthorised payments. Photo: Handout
Some parents are getting bill shocks as their children make unauthorised payments. Photo: Handout
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