British Gas & Amazon Fraud Alert

 

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BRITISH GAS & AMAZON FRAUD
Please be aware of the amount of emails and calls that are being received in the Richmond area. Emails from people purporting to be from British Gas, the email says that the receiver is due a refund and to follow the link to your account. this is not how British Gas operate. British Gas provide guidance on their website about spotting fake communications and you can notify the company of a scam by emailing phishing@centrica.com. please be aware. also high volumes of calls from people purporting to be from Amazon.The recorded message tells the customer to renew their Amazon Prime account by pressing a particular key for the subscription to be paid. Action Fraud is also warning that it has received numerous reports this months of fake emails supposedly from Amazon. You can report fraudulent communications to Amazon via their website. please report any fraudulent attempts to action fraud and 101