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Fake or not number

Hello is this an official 02 number as I received a call today 08000136670
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Re: Fake or not number

I believe it to be one of O2's trusting partners. I use the term trusting loosely. Don't accept anything over the phone and don't give any details even though they have most of them anyway as O2 share your data despite denial.

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Re: Fake or not number

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Hi @Sarahloue09 

No it's not. It's a scam. Just block it

https://who-called.co.uk/Number/08000136670 

Classed as dangerous on Who Called Me.

*The Game Is On*

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Re: Fake or not number

@Sarahloue09 Reported as harassment https://who-called.co.uk/Number/08000136670 

I have no affiliation whatsoever with O2 or any subsidiary companies. Comments posted are entirely of my own opinion. This is not Customer Service so we are unable to help with account specific issues.

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Re: Fake or not number

Hi great you checked here @Sarahloue09 

Thanks for the info about the scam number and welcome to the o2 community forum.  Stay safe.  Welcome



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Re: Fake or not number

I have blocked this number on my iPhone but now and again it still seems to ring my phone.Why is this when I have blocked the number.

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Re: Fake or not number

@darrenney02 

Usually because the vary the number slightly by one digit. 

You'll have to block all variations too.

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