by PaulMannings
Explorer

Do I pay after receiving a cold call from United States. I hung up on receipt.

Im with ee and today received a call marked Unites States

+1 441161843769

 

I have relatives in the US hence i pciked up only to be asked about my recent accident ....

 

I haven't  had any accident. i hung up. Do i have to pay for receipt of that call please.

 

Many thanks,

 

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by Grand Master
Grand Master
Solution

Re: Do I pay after receiving a cold call from United States. I hung up on receip

You shouldn't pay for receiving overseas call or texts at all, only for calling them.

 

You received a typical scam or phishing call. Just ignore it.

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by Grand Master
Grand Master
Solution

Re: Do I pay after receiving a cold call from United States. I hung up on receip

You shouldn't pay for receiving overseas call or texts at all, only for calling them.

 

You received a typical scam or phishing call. Just ignore it.

__________________________________________________________________________________________
If you think I helped please feel free to hit the "Thumbs Up" button below.

To phone EE: The local rate landline number +44 207 362 0200 or Freephone +44 800 079 8586 - Option 1 for Mobiles; Option 2 for 4G WiFi; Option 3 for Home Broadband & EE TV.

ISPs: 1999: Freeserve 48K Dial-Up => 2005: Wanadoo 1 Meg BB => 2007: Orange 2 Meg BB => 2008: Orange 8 Meg LLU => 2010: Orange 16 Meg LLU => 2011: Orange 20 Meg WBC => 2014: EE 20 Meg WBC
by PaulMannings
Explorer

Re: Do I pay after receiving a cold call from United States. I hung up on receip

Thanks for that. It’s a relief! Most grateful. 

by Grand Master
Grand Master

Re: Do I pay after receiving a cold call from United States. I hung up on receip

Thanks! You're welcome :)! Glad I could be of assistance.

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To phone EE: The local rate landline number +44 207 362 0200 or Freephone +44 800 079 8586 - Option 1 for Mobiles; Option 2 for 4G WiFi; Option 3 for Home Broadband & EE TV.

ISPs: 1999: Freeserve 48K Dial-Up => 2005: Wanadoo 1 Meg BB => 2007: Orange 2 Meg BB => 2008: Orange 8 Meg LLU => 2010: Orange 16 Meg LLU => 2011: Orange 20 Meg WBC => 2014: EE 20 Meg WBC
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EE Community Support Team

Re: Do I pay after receiving a cold call from United States. I hung up on receip

Hi @PaulMannings

 

Welcome to the community. 🙂

 

I see @XRaySpeX has put your mind at ease about this.

 

Let us know if you have any more questions.

 

Chris

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