Could not deliver your package scam?
We look at an SMS which claims you have a USPS redelivery needing to be rescheduled, and explain why it’s not what it seems.
Do process servers call you from unknown numbers?
Answer: Legitimate process servers are highly unlikely to make such calls. The calls are almost certainly from scammers who try to frighten people into giving account information to transfer funds.
Why did I get a message about a package I didn’t order?
“Receiving packages you did not order at your front steps does not mean it is your lucky day, but most likely, it is coming from someone using your personal information for their financial gain. Don’t fall for the brushing scams that are using you as bait to boost their online ratings with fake information.”
Do you receive a phone call before being served?
Process servers do not usually call ahead of time since this gives people time to avoid being served court papers. A process server will never ask for any money. They do not collect money owed for divorce cases, child support, or any other legal reason (especially via a wire transfer).
Do you need to tell the Courier where you live?
When he said a courier was on the way to collect my bank card for further examination, I didn’t need to tell him where I lived. I initially flinched at the idea, but when he explained it was needed to properly analyse the chip it seemed to make sense.
Why choose 1-800 Courier?
Leading order placing and tracing technology coupled with 24/7 service makes 1-800 Courier the courier delivery partner you need when your customers need their orders immediately. 1-800 Courier delivers thousands of local courier services everyday from business to business and businesses to homes across the country.
Why did I get a call from a scam phone number?
The number you call back may be answered by a scam “operator” asking to verify your account information or the credit card number you used for a purchase. Other scam calls and texts may claim you need to pay a customs fee or tax before the delivery can be made.
How can I avoid falling for package delivery scams?
National delivery companies are also providing information on their websites to help consumers avoid falling for package delivery scams. Both FedEx and UPS say they do not seek personal or payment information through unsolicited texts and email. On its website, FedEx includes common warning signs of mail, text or online scams: