28-01-2012 04:54 PM
i recieved my bill for 167.00 and i was like OMG whats happened, had a look got phone call which makes no sense
|Mon 12 Dec 13:03||0018772088771 US or Canada||1h 13m 37s||92.021||92.021|
i dont know this number and time of day i was in hospital and my phone was off, i was having scan/blood/consultant appointment, was in hospital 1215-1230-3ishpm and i do not know this number and it hasnt registered on my iphone that i made it,
Vodafone are calling me a liar saying my sim made the call! thats why i have been paid wont even investigate or check this out!
i am thinking only option cancel contract with vodafone and go with another provider?
31-01-2012 10:58 AM
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27-02-2013 02:07 PM
I have the same problem! I'm so mad!!! Apparently my 11yr old called a number in US or Canada for nearly 2 hours!! This is impossible, he cant make international calls and we know NOBODY in these countries!! let alone him find a code for either country!! I have maybe traced the number to a business but it is one number missing!!!.
His phone usage shows he is barely ever on a call more than 30 seconds! I'm furious vodafone are calling me a liar!!
|Sat 16 Feb 15:05||14022808000 US or Canada||1h 47m 20s||134.167||134.167|
27-02-2013 02:34 PM
Very strange, it will be interesting to see where the calls originated from.
When you say he can't make international calls, is this because they are barred by the network, or he does not know how?
If barred then it should be impossible for the call to connect, if just lacking knowing how do the phones call logs show anything around this time? Could the phone have become unlocked in his bag and dialled a random set of digits?
+1 402 280 8000 would be the number and is a complete USA telephone number, so no numbers missing there.
Hang around for the tech team to get to the post (as you have dug one up from over a year ago, it may take a few hours) and they should be able to look into it for you.
28-02-2013 01:54 PM
If the call can be seen to originate from your phone, we are limited in what we can do. We can certainly prevent any such calls being made but will need to access your account. To allow us to do so, I’ve just sent you a PM.
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03-07-2014 03:12 PM
hi i am a monthly customer and i just been charged £100 pounds more than usual .i checked my bill online and found the same as the other people on this forum .i have made several calls to us or canada all lasting only 4 or 5 seconds and 2 calls to germany . i havnt got a clue what the hell these calls are.i also got charged 2 moblie internet charges for £20 and £10 at 00.00 ,but as you can see on my bill there where apparently 4 downloads totalling about 3 gb in under a minute.this is unbelievable speeds considering my virgin media can only do a gb a min.and that is 152mb broadband.can you please email me or pm me and let me know what the hell is going on
03-07-2014 04:09 PM
Data charges tend to be agglomerated, so this will probably be several connections during the day, rather than one big (and very quick!) one. That doesn't answer your main question, but the team here will certainly be able to look at it for you.
04-07-2014 11:07 AM - edited 04-07-2014 11:07 AM
As hrym has said, our mobile usage is merged together as one charge on each day, rather than a huge list of every single connection.
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