on 05-12-2018 12:24 - last edited on 03-04-2019 11:18 by EmilieT
Had a call today from this number, 0161 507 2864, claiming to be calling from 02 to discuss discounts on my account. When I asked how I knew he was from 02 he said he could provide me with details but then his 'computer froze' and he said he'd have to call me back.
Anyone know if this is a scam call?
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on 05-12-2018 12:42
It's not a scam, it appears to be from an O2 'trusted partner' https://180info.co.uk/number/01615072864
However, our advice would be to BLOCK the number and don't be tempted to take up anything they may offer you. You will end up on a business contract, which you do not need.
In fact never take any offer of a new device or contract from any cold caller.
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on 06-12-2018 00:37
Please, also anyone browsing these pages, do not, ever, upgrade from a cold call whoever they purport to be.
Just block the number and if you are wanting to upgrade or change tariff, then it is much better to call 202 or go instore.
on 06-12-2018 16:47
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