Just received a charge 15 months later

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skudera
 
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Just received a charge 15 months later

Postby skudera » Mon Aug 26, 2013 4:12 pm

I'm not sure if this is the right section to post this, but I have a question I'm seeing if anyone could help answer.

I booked my honeymoon February 2012 through AAA and put a deposit down (I believe $2,000). We traveled in August 2012 and were paid in full 30 days in advance. In May 2013, I saw a charge on my Amex from Liat airlines (the airline we used to connect between destinations) for $177. I immediately disputed the charge and a few months later, American Express said the charge was legit. They told me Liat performed an audit and noticed they didn't charge me ( don't know how that happened ), so now I'm stuck with this charge. I now understand they didn't charge me fully in February 2012, but to charge me 15 months later with no notification? Is that even legal? Is there a certain amount of time that can pass where I wouldn't be liable for their mess up?

Thanks for the help in advance,
Jonathan


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Postby dickey1331 » Mon Aug 26, 2013 9:57 pm

I got charged 8 months late from a taxi once. So it does happen. As far if they are allowed to or not. Im not sure.
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Postby thecentury303 » Wed Aug 28, 2013 1:04 am

If AMEX denied your dispute then it is likely that it is legit.
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Postby PhoenixDown » Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:56 am

Were you originally quoted the rate when you booked this ticket?

Some companies have policies about how far back they will go on unbilled charges. Even with that, I think you would still be within their ability to invoice.



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