Dustin Curtis (“Designer. Investor. Nomad.”) all of the sudden discovered himself locked out of most of his Apple companies and a number of calls to Apple did not assist. He lastly discovered the issue – a mistake with an gear return led to an unpaid cost on his Apple Card. So Apple took the drastic step of kicking off the Apple platform after which not telling him what he wanted to do to get again on.
From his post:
It seems as if prices from Apple are particular, and in case your account will not be 100% present, Apple will shortly take drastic motion. Sadly, this e mail obtained misplaced in my inbox and I did not see it till I went wanting. However this can be very regarding for a number of causes.
- Apple says it would maintain my Apple accounts hostage as a way to acquire a fee.
- It says it’s associated to an iPhone when it was really concerning a MacBook Professional. And iTunes now not exists. The dearth of consideration to element will not be nice given the seriousness of the menace that follows.
- It was despatched when Apple Card was just a few days overdue.
- It means that prices by Apple on Apple Card are totally different from different purchases, and this will have critical penalties. (Additionally: the Apple Card settlement doesn’t point out this technicality.)