More scam emails relating to HMRC. They are getting more convincing, so you must give them greater scrutiny. This one requests repayment of granted funds. The easiest way to spot it is by checking the FULL return email address ( not just the name). Most emails I have from HMRC end with @advice.hmrc.gov.uk While it … Read more COVID-19 Payments /HMRC Email Scam
If you receive an email supposedly from ‘The Insolvency Service’ as pictured, delete it immediately. Do not click on it. It is a scam. For further information visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/email-scam-warning
For those who are still waiting for their copy of Windows 10 to download to their computers, be aware. There is an email scam currently running offering the update instantly. It comes as an attachment to an email (shown below). If you open the attachment a virus infection will be activated. This will scramble all of … Read more Fake Windows 10 Download Scam
Anyone who has been using BTYahoo to login to their email via a web browser should now login via www.bt.com and select mail from the right hand side of the top menu. This is because the BTYahoo page will shortly disappear, when BT migrate to their new system. Your email address and password should remain … Read more Email BTInternet – Yahoo changes
There are increasing number of BT, BT Internet and Yahoo email accounts being hacked. The main source of this appears to be a phishing email with a dubious link. The email is made to look as if it is genuinely from Yahoo! or BT. It may ask you to click on a link to upgrade … Read more Email Hacking on the increase. What can I do?
If you receive any messages like the following, even from someone you know, IT IS A SCAM! If you are in any doubt, try telephoning them. You may find they are still at home. ———————————– I really hope you get this fast. I could not inform anyone about my trip, because it was impromptu. I … Read more Scam Emails – Stranded Abroad – What to look out for