Parcel Delivery Scam - Christmas approaches, so be warned!

Parcel Delivery Scam - Christmas approaches, so be warned!

13th of October, 2020

You may have heard by advertisements and across social media that there are various incentives to buy goods at reduced prices in the period up to Christmas. However there is a scam which we all need to be aware of and especially to warn those we know who may be more vulnerable, less aware of scams & may feel the family has sent them a parcel.

PLEASE MAKE SURE THEY AND YOU ARE NOT FOOLED!

A card may be put through a letterbox advising you to ring a company about a delivery. This may be from a company called pdf Delivery.

DO NOT RING THE NUMBER GIVEN, or you will have been charged £315.00 as soon as the phone connects.

Instead, contact Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040 or www.actionfraud.police.uk

Alternatively contact Trading Standards throughthe Citizens Advice Helpline on 0808 223 1133