Ok so lets just imagine for a minute that your 5 year old son or daughter fully knows how to operate your iPad, which really isn’t far fetched at all. Then imagine that your child gets infatuated with a certain game, again not too far fetched and is probably currently happening in your house right one way or the other.
Now when you add in the fact that your Credit Card is on file with iTunes and your child knows your iTunes password then this situation becomes a bit dangerous.
You see there is a 5 year old boy named Danny Kitchen who lives in England and he downloaded a free game called ‘Zombies vs Ninjas’ to the iPad after getting permission from his father. Ok, so far so good, not so bad right?? Completely wrong! Here’s where those “Free Games” get you. While playing said game he comes across the option to purchase different in game things, like bombs and things of that nature I guess, that help you beat the game. Within 10 minutes he spent somewhere around $2,600!!!
Here is the Mother and son talking about the incident: