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Is "PURCHASE AUTHORIZED ON 09/17 UNITED 016232 TX S383" fraud?

Written by Jemina Owen-Jones

May 18th, 2024

About "PURCHASE AUTHORIZED ON 09/17 UNITED 016232 TX S383"

United Airlines is a major American airline that has been in operation since 1926. Its primary product offerings include flight services to over 342 destinations worldwide. In addition to flight services, United Airlines provides cargo transport services and has a comprehensive frequent flyer program called MileagePlus. The company is a founding member of the Star Alliance, the world's largest airline alliance."
  • PURCHASE AUTHORIZED ON: Indicates that a purchase was approved on the specified date
  • 09/17: Date of the transaction (September 17)
  • UNITED 016232 TX: Merchant name or identification number (UNITED)
  • S383260533588441: Unique transaction identifier or reference number
  • CARD 07XX: Last four digits of the card used for the purchase
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