Never Purchase Cards And Provide Numbers Over The Phone
*** REMINDER ***
Reputable companies will NEVER ask you to pay for services with Google Play cards.
A recent incident to a citizen wound up costing him $1,950 after he received a pop-up link on his computer. The link advised to call Apple and was told his computer had been hacked. He was instructed to purchase Google Play cards and provided the numbers over the phone. Unfortunately, it was too late for the victim and when contacting Apple directly, he was told they would never take payment by Google Play.
Please be extremely careful when clicking links and never purchase cards and give number over the phone. If you are instructed to do that, hang up and make a call to the business yourself – not going by a phone number provided to you.
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