0131 Area Code
It's odd because I live in a different European country & I don't know anyone in Edinburgh. I took the ring but there was nobody on the other end
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a few crackles then silence. probably a annoyance ring but really annoying.
claim to be talk talk about internet connection problems but we don't have any connections problems so I hang up.
This looks like an Edinburgh telephone numbers but it is the well known Amazon scammer
called 4 times, no voice
They ring to Spain
Received a pre-recorded message with an American accent stating my visa had been compromised with large amounts being paid out to Ebay. They said they thought it was unusual & was to press one to connect to someone for more information. Pressing three was supposed to repeat the message. When I pressed three another pre-recorded message said I would be directed to someone to answer a few questions (that's not repeating the message!). I hang up & tried to call back the numbers - not possible to co
two call from same number. Earlier I had a 'Microsoft'scam on my pc which I was able to solve with family help.Both men assured myself that I needed their technical help,put the telephone down when told that it was a scam. I consider the whole episode as really bad as my pc was blocked & I couldn't use the 'mouse', a person without anyone to check the original message on a separate computer,tell myself that it was safe to turn my computor off could maybe be financially compro
Company called Made in the Moon, they print personalised baby grows & wanted to check on my order.
No answer when I picked up & said 'hello'. .
Automated Call from 'Amazon' accounts. To inform that 'subscription' has been renewed and account charged for the amount of '79 point nine nine pounds'. 'Press 1 to cancel 2 for further information'. I have no amazon account and none of the accounts I do have have my Home Phone Number. Presume Scam. Did not press 1 or 2 as suggested but presume this would connect me to phisher dept. Beware.
They use it on whatsapp and i discover that many names on facebook use this number,,they arw account manager in cryptoexpert24 they trade for you but then ask more money for the withrawals of profit
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It was Carphone Warehouse checking in about upgrading my phone contract
Two more calls that rang off almost immediately. This number might be a spamming pest.
Indian lady claimed to be from Google Security. Said she had sent alerts. On asking how they sent she referred to "event log" - an old trick to suggest there are problems with the PC. I suggested she might be calling from India but she insisted she was calling from London. I queried why there was an Edinburgh number on my phone and suggested she was in fact a scammer. She eventually rang off.
Foreign accent. Claimed to be from HMRC. I hung up.
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