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I have a free YouTube Channel. For some reason, Google ads is charging me. I don't know what it is for. I did not buy any services. Please help me with resolving this issue.
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If you sure you did not created a Google Ads account (for example via Google My Business account), then it's possible your account was hacked.
  1. Secure a hacked or compromised Google Account following these steps: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/6294825?hl=en
  2. Immediately report charges you don't recognize:
    For unauthorized Google Ads charges check this article: https://support.google.com/google-ads/answer/2472641?hl=en
  3. Also check your Google Play account: https://support.google.com/googleplay/answer/2851610
Here you can check your password was leaked:  https://www.avast.com/hackcheck
 
I recommend to read all the steps first, and being very careful as you could lock out from your account mistakenly.
A recommend to perform similar steps in all your platform You use (like facebook etc.)
 
Also check (ask professional service) your computer, tablet and mobile for malware and unwanted software.
 
Never provide your password in websites your reached via clicking a link in an email (or chat).
Never use your password on multiple sites.
 
Please note, this is a community forum.
 
Regards,
István
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