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Level 1: Joiner
Posts: 1
Registered: β€Ž10-12-2018
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Scam Text

I Have received a text from someone saying I had signed up and would be getting discount alerts at Β£4.50 max 3 per month. I cannot recall signing up for anything and am afraid it is a scam. What should I do?

Level 63: Greatness Assured
Posts: 12,564
Registered: β€Ž31-03-2010

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@KitFinn Please see this link: https://community.o2.co.uk/t5/How-to-Guides/Have-you-fallen-for-or-been-conned-into-a-premium-rate-s...

Edit: Also here: https://payforitsucks.co.uk/

You can also ask customer service to put a bar on all premium rate numbers and charge to mobile.


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Re: Scam Text

Level 2: Apprentice
Posts: 66
Registered: β€Ž09-12-2018

Re: Scam Text

I got that aswell you have to txt back stop to all these or they will still charge you hope you get this sorted ASAP πŸ˜€

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Re: Scam Text

Usually it’s by clicking a social media link or advert & can be in app adverts