PayPal accidentally placed £60 quadrillion into a man's account.
Pennsylvania man Chris Reynolds spotted the mistake when he opened his monthly statement.
The error was swiftly spotted and by the time he logged in online, the vast amount of money had been removed.
PayPal has offered to make a donation to a charity of Mr Reynolds' choice.
A statement from the firm read: "This was obviously an error and we appreciate that Mr Reynolds understands this was the case."
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