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Re: Payforit scam


@Stonepool18 wrote:

OK many thanks. They give out your number to scammers,then take the money for them & deny any responsibility for it! After 15 years a customer, paying my bills every month on time. At least Dick Turpin wore a mask!


Yes, that's a good summary of how this thing works. O2 claim that they only work with 'trusted third parties', but a look at reviews of some of these companies shows huge numbers of complaints about unauthorised payments. O2 are negligent in not protecting customers from these scams.

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Re: Payforit scam


@Payforit_Sucks wrote:

@Stonepool18 wrote:

OK many thanks. They give out your number to scammers,then take the money for them & deny any responsibility for it! After 15 years a customer, paying my bills every month on time. At least Dick Turpin wore a mask!


Yes, that's a good summary of how this thing works. O2 claim that they only work with 'trusted third parties', but a look at reviews of some of these companies shows huge numbers of complaints about unauthorised payments. O2 are negligent in not protecting customers from these scams.


Nail on the head! Kudos!