SCAM ALERT – FRAUSTER CLAIMING TO BE PHONING FROM AMAZING SUPPORT

SCAM ALERT – FRAUSTER CLAIMING TO BE PHONING FROM AMAZING SUPPORT

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE HAVE BEEN RECEIVING ALERTS FROM MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC WHO HAVE RECEIVED PHONE CALLS FROM A SCAMMER IMPERSONATING AMAZING SUPPORT.

 

THE PERSON PHONING (NOT USING OUR TELEPHONE NUMBER) IS CLAIMING TO BE WORKING AT AMAZING SUPPORT AND IS ASKING FOR BETWEEN £80-£130 TO PROTECT PHONES LINE FROM NUISANCE CALLS. THE PERSON IS ALSO SUGGESTING THEY ARE WORKING FOR OR WITH A DATA PROTECTION PROGRAMME. THEY MAY BE USING THE NAME “ADAM McCARTHY” AND PHONE NUMBER “0800 098 8549”.

WE WOULD LIKE TO CONFIRM THIS IS A FRAUDULENT ATTEMPT TO SCAM MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC AND SUGGEST THAT IF YOU RECEIVE A PHONE CALL FROM THIS PERSON TO DO THE FOLLOWING:

  1. DO NOT GIVE OR TRANSFER ANY MONEY TO THEM
  2. PUT THE PHONE DOWN
  3. IMMEDIATELY REPORT IT TO THE POLICE

 

AMAZING SUPPORT DOES NOT ASK FOR ANY PAYMENTS OVER THE PHONE AND ALL OF OUR CLIENTS ARE BUSINESSES, NOT CONSUMERS (INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC). WE ALSO ONLY OFFER IT SUPPORT SERVICES BY WAY OF A FIXED TERM CONTRACT, TOGETHER WITH PAYMENT OF SERVICES THROUGH OFFICIAL INVOICES SHOWING OUR UK BANK ACCOUNT. WE DO NOT OFFER TELEPHONE LINE PROTECTION SERVICES, NOR IS THERE A MEMBER OF STAFF AT AMAZING SUPPORT BY THE NAME “ADAM McCARTHY”.

PLEASE CONTACT US AT ANY TIME ON 0203 728 2555 IF YOU ARE CONCERNED AS WE WOULD BE HAPPY TO REASSURE YOU IN THIS MATTER.

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David has held positions as Operations Director and Head of IT in legal and professional firms for more than 10 years. He is a Director and co-owner of Amazing Support, a Microsoft Silver accredited and specialist Managed IT Support and IT Services company. David actively helps SME businesses receive better Managed IT Support and IT Services in the London and Hertfordshire areas. He also assists overseas companies who are looking to expand their business operations into the UK and helps with their inward investment IT process. A member of The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS), UK Council for Child Internet Safety (UKCCIS) and an event speaker promoting business start-ups and technology awareness. Married with a son, you will often see him riding his bicycle around the Hertfordshire towns! David participates in charity bike rides and is a keen Krav Maga practioner.