16/09/2016 Postcode scam telephone call
A Warwickshire resident reported receiving three unexpected phone calls from someone claiming to be calling to check their postcode!
Never provide any personal or financial information to unexpected callers. Fraudsters gather information which can then be used to commit crime, including identity theft.
•Make a scam/rogue trader complaint to Trading Standards via Citizens Advice Consumer Service on 03454 040506.
•Warwickshire Trading Standards Website http://www.warwickshire.gov.uk/tradingstandards
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