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Woman Wakes Up To Find She's $50bn In Debt

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Woman Wakes Up To Find She's $50bn In Debt

Checking your bank balance after a night out is always a bit nerve-wracking, but one woman must have been in a state of shock when she looked at hers. Watch the moment she found out she was massively in debt:

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The brave individual you see above checked it in the early hours, only to see she was $50bn dollars in debt - minus the $76 she actually had in her account.

Maddie McGivern, who's thought to be from California, saw the negative balance on her account, which came to -$49,999,999,697.98.

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She banks with US based brand Chase, but was told that she was owing billions.

In a video uploaded on Monday, she said: "I wish I could say I bought the city of Los Angeles. It's not the case here. I'm not really sure what inclined me to check my bank account at like 2am. But I did. And then I saw negative 49 billion. Called my bank, and it went a little something like this.

Credit: TikTok
Credit: TikTok

"'Hello this is Chase bank how may I help you?' Hi, I'm negative 50 billion dollars in debt, and I'm not quite sure why.

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"Do I have 50 billion dollars? No. I do have $76. So she goes, 'can I put you on hold?' I've never seen this before. I was like, oh.

"It also said on my account I would get $50 billion in 2099. Which would be sick but I don't know if I would be alive at that point.

"Anyway I have to go in to the bank tomorrow to figure it out."

She followed up the day after to let people know what happened when she went into the bank.

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Maddie explained what had happened with the account, saying the bank staff told her it's a new tactic the bank have to tell users there is something wrong with their account. She advises anyone who experiences the same thing to call them.

She added: "I will say it's the scary as s*** way to grab someone's attention. Clearly they do that to grab your attention, because they want you to fix your s***.

"But it's fixed and that's all that matters. So no, I'm not 50 billion dollars in debt anymore, thank God.

"And unfortunately I wasn't the person to take on everyone's student debt, but maybe Jeff Bezos will."

Featured Image Credit: TikTok

Topics: US News, TikTok

Amelia Ward
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