The 12-month, 0 free trial allows you to use any GCP product.
This can be exceptionally frustrating to manage, especially when it persists after restarting your system.
The Google Cloud Platform Free Tier is your opportunity to learn and use GCP for free.
It has two parts: a 12-month, 0 credit free trial and Always Free.
I told the guy in support this was the case and didn’t hear back from him because of the long weekend.
I finally ended up just creating another user profile and fixing the issue that way (which sucked but I was due a format / reinstall anyway so I went ahead and did that while I was at it).