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Is "POS PURCH / MICROSOF 5734 CA San Jose PAYPAL *MICR" fraud?

Written by Jemina Owen-Jones

January 18th, 2024

About "POS PURCH / MICROSOF 5734 CA San Jose PAYPAL *MICR"

Microsoft is a multinational technology company that has been in business since 1975. It provides a wide range of retail products, including software, hardware, and online services. Microsoft is best known for its operating systems such as Windows, as well as productivity software like Microsoft Office. The company also offers cloud services, gaming consoles, and various other consumer electronics products.
  • POS PURCH: Indicates that the transaction was made at a point-of-sale terminal.
  • MICROSOF 5734: Represents the merchant name or identifier for the purchase, which in this case is Microsoft.
  • CA San Jose: Indicates the location of the purchase, which is San Jose, California.
  • PAYPAL *MICROSOF US: Specifies that the payment was made through the PayPal platform and the merchant's name is Microsoft in the United States.
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