Scam text message

Scam text message

Scam text message

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scopinoo
I'm a Participant Level 2

Scam text message

I recieved a text message from Rogers that claims that due to a billing error they were sending me a credit of $283.59 via e-transfer. All I need to do is login into my TD acct and deposit the funds.  The message was sent from text #12899415678 and the website address is paula-buchholz.eu.  

Is this a scam?  If so, what do I do?

 

Thank you,  Olimpia 

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Re: Scam text message

Solved by Senior MVP Senior MVP

Hello Scopinoo,

 

  Welcome to the community!

 

   Thanks for the information! That message most definitely is a scam. You can help reduce these scam SPAM messages by copying and forwarding the message to 7726 (SPAM). Once audited, it will be used to augment the SPAM filter (see here).

 

Hope this helps Smiley

 

Cheers

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scopinoo
I'm a Participant Level 2

Thank you everyone!  I really appreciate you all taking the time to get back to me on this.  I did think it was a scam, but I just wnated to be 100% sure. Have a great day!  Olimpia.

patrickchan
I'm Experienced Level 1

my mom got this message on her prepaid sim as well, just delete it. there is no such thing as an 'gift'

Cawtau
Senior MVP

Hello Scopinoo,

 

  Welcome to the community!

 

   Thanks for the information! That message most definitely is a scam. You can help reduce these scam SPAM messages by copying and forwarding the message to 7726 (SPAM). Once audited, it will be used to augment the SPAM filter (see here).

 

Hope this helps Smiley

 

Cheers