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Old 11 October 2016, 12:00 AM
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Fright 12-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Runs up $110,000 Google Bill

How do you say oops in Spanish?

A 12-year-old in Spain reportedly made an expensive mistake, racking up a $112,000 bill when he apparently confused Google's AdWords and AdSense platforms while trying to promote his band.
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Old 11 October 2016, 12:55 AM
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Google was forgiving and cancelled the bill, according to the report
Actually, Google had no choice. A 12 year old can't enter into a legally binding contract.
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Old 11 October 2016, 01:56 PM
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That's in the us. Does that apply to Spain?
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Old 11 October 2016, 02:27 PM
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Most countries have laws saying that minors can't enter into legal contracts without special permission.

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