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Canary42
Such an obvious scam from the wording, so many clues as to its bogusness, and the e-mail address it came from is even more of a giveaway - it was [email protected] (I would invite you all to...
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chrissa1
The scammers are still going strong, so this is a warning. My daughter who is very savvy, took a phone call this afternoon from a very official sounding man saying he was calling about an outstanding...
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melv16
I've now had 2 emails telling me that my TV licence has expired. They want the usual bank details etc. They didn't spell my name correctly and spelt licence incorrectly....
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Rosie29
Please can anyone explain to me how firms employing tactics such as the above make their money? Like most people I get quite some of these calls - usually on my landline - saying for example that my...
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Gizmonster
So recently I've had a few phone calls informing me that I'm going to be cut off, or I owe some money .... or some other scam .... but in order to proceed, I have to press "1" on my phone to be...
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xanthoma
RECEIVED AND EMAIL ASKING ME TO RESPOND TO A REQUEST I DIDN'T MAKE! WHAT TO DO?
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Ken4155
Can't remember the last time I visited an Argos store - it was that long ago - but I've just received a text from them saying I've won a £500 gift. A link is provided to visit a website and the...
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dannyk13
Received an e-mail this morning, purporting to come from Microsoft, thanking me for my order and informing me that $590 would be taken from my account.There was a phone number to ring if I had any...
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Stephen_G
Another Amazon Prime scam phone call number to avoid. Automated message that my subscription to Amazon Prime will auto-renew. Checked my account and I'm definitely not subscribed to A.P.
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pussyfoot
Hi, I don't know weather to call this hacking or not! Every time I advertise anything on FB someone keeps using random peoples accounts to act as interested. I know who this person is (a disgruntled...
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bobbie22
I had had the message from a nice furniture shop stating that a respected delivery firm was going to deliver a parcel to me the next day. I checked the store number on line and rang them, then I did...
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Barmaid
Had a text message from PP last night saying "Enter your code on the PayPal website. CODE: 4*****. Msg and data rates may apply." There were no links in the text message. I havent used PP since before...
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Coppit
I extricated myself from being an Amazon Prime customer but recently had a phone call saying that if I didn't press 6 on my phone keypad I would be signed up again. Call ignored - but how did the...
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Stephen_G
in yesterday's Northern Echo. Just a heads-up. https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/18215235.ee-mobile-text-scam---dont-click-link-texts/...

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