Teen Spent $20,000 on Twitch Donations With Mom's Debit Card: Now Grounded

  • From The Category5.TV Newsroom Episode 660
  • August 12, 2020

A teenage Twitch viewer sent $19,870 USD to several streamers using his mother’s debit card over the course of two weeks. The teen’s mother found the charges toward the card between June 14 to June 30, claiming “years of savings” were taken from her account over a two-week period. She says these donations went to popular streamers on the platform. How can this be prevented with modern Debit cards carrying the Visa or MasterCard logo?

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