Overseas charge when buying apps?Support


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  1. sar050680

    sar050680 Active Member This Topic's Starter

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    Hi all, first of I only got charged
     

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  2. hvdwinden

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    Hi, I've bought many apps, but have never seen that. Didn't do anything to avoid it either. Is it a bank fee perhaps?
     
  3. jay_kay

    jay_kay Well-Known Member

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    Same here, bought many from abroad but never been charged. I know my bank do not charge for oversea's transactions though.
     
  4. sar050680

    sar050680 Active Member This Topic's Starter

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    Yep I think you're right guys its a bank charge, cheers.
     
  5. d.knight99

    d.knight99 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah my bank do the same, which is really annoying!

    I think you can usually speak to your bank and ask them about alternatives, if you are someone that does do a lot of overseas transactions they have special accounts that you may pay a small monthly fee for but it saves on the charges. I'm sure Lloyds TSB have one that's
     
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  6. HYCAET

    HYCAET Guest

    I'm lloyds tsb and have this problem. It's not because you're buying through Google, it's because of the currency it's charged in. You can buy an app from the market which is
     
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