TV licensing email scam

There is a new scam doing the rounds which pretends to be from TV licensing. It looks almost like the real email you get from TV licensing – it even has the logo.

KPS got one, despite the fact that we don’t have a TV! On ours the sender’s email address was wrong – the real company always uses donotreply@tvlicensing.co.uk or donotreply@spp.tvlicensing.co.uk And the real TV licensing will ALWAYS address the email to your name, not ‘Dear Customer’ or ‘Dear’ and then your email address.

If you have got one of these emails just delete it. If you have already entered your personal details on a fake site, you can report it to Action Fraud or call them on 0300 123 2040. If this included card or bank account details, talk to your bank immediately.

You can find more information on TV licensing scams here.

 

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