Fake TV licensing refund scams
Police have noted an increase in fake TV licensing refund scams. The email usually states that the refund cannot be processed due to “invalid account details” The links provided in the emails lead to phishing websites designed to steal personal and financial details. Noted below is preventative guidance in spotting scam emails in general. Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it’s a scam. Never automatically click on a link in an unexpected email or text.