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Another scam? received #1081015
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Of course it may not be, but I received not one but two two claims from DPD that they had called with a parcel but I wasn't in. In fact I was, and heard nobody at the front door. Curious as I hadn't ordered anything and I believe anyone sending me a gift would have warned me to expect it.

It's a bit unclear but rearranging delivery seems to cost £3! I didn't bother.

The tracking number for both parcels were not recognised by DPD, so as far as I'm concerned it's probably a scam.

Be warned. I guess it might cost a lot more than £3 if you go along with these crooks.

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Re: Another scam? received [Re: Excoriator] #1081016
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It is a scam, I got an email last week saying the same, here is the warning from DPD:-
https://www.dpd.co.uk/content/about_dpd/phishing.jsp

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Thanks for confirming it Davebm.

Just got another two. These mythical parcels are coming thick and fast!

Re: Another scam? received [Re: Excoriator] #1081026
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Got one yesterday, allegedly two missed deliveries requiring that I must pay for a third delivery, I hope it wasn't the van that backed into my gatepost last night.

Re: Another scam? received [Re: Excoriator] #1081071
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Too many scams out there. It's no wonder many get caught out.
Sadly, got to be on alert all the time.


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