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Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by schleprock, Apr 10, 2017.

  1. schleprock

    schleprock Regular Member

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    Deathbycaptcha keeps charging me for captchas I have not bought. They did it once about 2 weeks ago, and they did it again today.

    I contacted Paddle and they did not bother to respond.

    I am not on any kind of subscription plan at Deathbycaptcha

    What do I have to do to delete my credit card information? Who has it? I used to have to enter it each time to buy but now it just does whatever it wants.

    Who do I complain to?
     
  2. seoways

    seoways Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    If you have never used DeathByCaptcha, I guess it must be stolen by someone. You can block your card and file a dispute or chargeback through your bank.
     
  3. schleprock

    schleprock Regular Member

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    They are crediting my account with the captchas. I am just not buying them.
    I sent an email to DBC to see what they had to say. Paddle ignored me so they are useless to me.
     
  4. senzu

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    Haven't had any problems with them yet, but I use PayPal instead. I think the best thing to do would be to call your bank. If it was me, I would call my bank and tell them what's going on. Then I would request for a new card if possible. Of course, you can just put a stop on them too. Otherwise, you can just call your bank and tell them your card has been lost and you need a new one.
     
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    Hey schleprock,

    Thanks for reaching out.

    Could you let me know your account username through PM so I can investigate this issue in our end? I'll be more than happy to get it resolved for you.

    If you need a hand with anything else, please let me know.

    Best Regards,
     
  7. PrimeOne

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    I just refill my balance yesterday $6.95

    and run GSA for about 215 links Verified yesterday.

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    But now it shown I have used 4565 captcha yesterday and remaining balance is $0.48

    Any suggestion ??
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  8. Brian Alexander

    Brian Alexander Junior Member UnGagged Attendee

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    Just because you got 215 verified links does not mean that only 215 captchas were used.

    I have used DBC for millions of captchas and have never experienced what you are experiencing.
    I bet you probably are just using some crappy site lists.
     
  9. Turhan

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    I remember seeing people selling hacked deathbycaptcha accounts that had funds. Maybe your account is hacked. Best if you just changed your password.
     
  10. PrimeOne

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    You don't have to judge someone just because you have used "millions of DBC captchas"

    I have use this GSA for years and all my list are updated every day as you can see on the screenshot.
    They are all verified links.

    I started GSA and after 215 links verified I stopped it.

    Question is how come I charged for 4565 captchas? Its weird.
     
  11. webhostingproviders

    webhostingproviders Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    DeathbyCaptcah are good but i also felt their prices are high plus they charge someimes extra - I moved to 2Captcha now - much cheaper
     
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    Remove your credit card information and that's all.
     
  13. Brian Alexander

    Brian Alexander Junior Member UnGagged Attendee

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    "Judge"? How was I in any way "judging" him?
    Dude, he was asking for the cause of your issue - I'm suggesting a possible reason. What an ass I am!

    The way I see it is that it is either:
    - Him using more captchas than you realize - solution: test with other softwares and see if that the usage there is normal
    - Someone using his credentials yo solve their own captchas - solution: change the account password

    Sorry for being so judgmental... I guess!
     
  14. Gr33nHat

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    Hey Guys,

    I'm a DBC rep. and I can help you out.

    As some users have stated before, the amount of verified links generated doesn't correlate with the amount of captchas consumed, since we charge per captcha solved (not verified links). If you have an issue with your software/sites, you could be consuming captchas that are not generating links.

    Please provide me you account username through PM so I can investigate the issue, I'm sure we will be able to help you with this.

    Let me know for any other questions or concerns.

    Best Regards,
     
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    PM sent yesterday. Please help to address this issue.
     
  16. Gr33nHat

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    Hey PrimeOne,

    I'm a DBC rep. and we already took care about your concern.

    If you need a hand with anything else, please let me know.

    Best Regards,