Level 2: Rookie

Increased Data Allowance


I received a text in June saying that my new monthly shared data allowance was 7.6gb (up from 2.6). I didn't request the increased data and thought it must have been some sort of "thank you" from Telstra.


The bill has since arrived and I now have an extra $70 in charges for two months of this increased data. I didn't order this and asked the Telstra call centre for some more information but they could only quote an order number from where it was apparently ordered online (which would be meaningless to me).


Is there any other way I can check what has happened here? It is a bit far fetched to think that the cat walked over my phone or laptop!


Thank you



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Level 25: The Singularity
Level 25: The Singularity

Re: Increased Data Allowance

Put in a complaint via

That is the quickest method, especially since you probably won't be able to get the details of the order checked any other way.
Never be afraid to back yourself when trying new things, just always make sure you have 3 escape routes if things go wrong.
Level 2: Rookie

Re: Increased Data Allowance

Thanks Jupiter - will do.

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