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Possible scam.

Posted by lakeman-415065 - Created: 3 years ago
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Posted by Lerome-405515 - 3 years ago

If you have a phone with caller display (vital in this day and age) and an ability to save numbers in a phone book with names, do what I do. That is, when I receive a call from a number that is obvioulsy not a French local number or a number that, when answered is cealry a SPam call, just save that number with the name SPAM. The next time that number is used to call you it will dis[play the word SPAM so you can ignore it. I have many numbers like that and have to have SPAM, SPAM1, SPAM2 etc.

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Posted by HarleyRider58 - 3 years ago

We had the same scam phone calls....  Everyday, 2-3 times per day for about 3 weeks.   On the last call I played grunge music, quite loudly,  thru the phone....  calls stopped.

 

What ever you do, do NOT call the number.   We fell victim to a similar scam, called the 0899 number (not knowing any better) and it cost us €51...  OUCH!!

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Posted by Kernowboy-10061199 - 3 years ago

We also had the same call and given that we weren't expecting a delivery we ignored it. Erring on the side of caution we would never have returned the call. that's the way we have always operated, here or UK. 

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Posted by Heavitree-431035 - 3 years ago

Do not call the phone number given !!!!

It will be a premium rate number which will cost you a lot of money . 

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Posted by Live&Love - 3 years ago

We had one left on our answer phone on Friday, but as we're not expecting anything i ignored it. We also figured scam