What are Brexit phone scams?

Dear readers, This time tellows would like to share some insights about the impact of the Brexit on phone scams and unwanted calls. As we are all concerned, the Brexit is not only a frustrating process, but besides its own complexity and influences, there is also a very annoying side effect – the Brexit scams. […]

tellows magazine for the UK – worthwhile information on nuisance calls and telephone scams

The tellows magazine is now here for download! Based on information compiled from the tellows website, its blog and from concerned authorities in the UK, the tellows magazine provides the most important things you need to know in order to avoid being scammed over the phone. How useful is this magazine to me? You could […]

PayPal scams and false promises: the latest in phone fraud

In today’s world, everything you could ever want or need can be found, bought and paid for on the internet, making it a playground for fraudsters. They’ll be as creative as they want when it comes to coaxing people into parting with their money. No time for guilt or remorse when you’re a scammer! Today, […]

The 7 biggest myths about telephone scam and Co.

Dear tellows-fellows, Superficial knowledge can be dangerous, we all know that. In terms of telephone advertising and fraud, it can cost you a lot of money and nerves! Therefore, today we present you the most common myths regarding telephone advertising, telephone fraud and possible manipulations on tellows and clearify them. 1. Telephone scam only affects […]

COVID-19 Scams Call and Text on the Rise

The pandemic is getting more serious, and scammers are calling home phones and sending text messages to mobile phones, which contain misinformation or could leave you out of pocket if you fall victim. In the UK, we have seen more and more reports regarding to the coronavirus scam according to Ofcom, and therefore would like […]

tellows database – Where does the information about dubious phone numbers come from?

Thanks to its large community, tellows offers up-to-date data on unknown phone numbers from all over the world. Using this information, we have developed various solutions to warn consumers of unwanted calls while the phone rings. Where does the information come from? More than 9 million users in more than 50 countries use the tellows […]

What are the different types of telephone scam? tellows helps you to identify them and to stay protected!

tellows is a reverse phone number search platform that gives you details about numbers reported by more than 7 million users in 50 countries. Using our platform you can identify calls from suspicious and annoying numbers and leave comments and ratings about them, in order to help other users in our community. tellows mission is to identify […]

The ‘Tech Support’ Phone Scam that could clear out your Bank Account

Hello tellows friends, Today we ask you to consider: Is your computer really on the blink, or are you falling victim to a scammer? It’s the oldest trick in the book. A stranger calls you from a number that you don’t recognise, claiming to be from a company that they actually have nothing to do […]

Springtime tax scams is back!

Dear readers, Here we are in the season of Springtime tax scams, again scammers are trying to take advantages from us, especially targeting the young people and the senior as stated by HMRC. The numbers of youngsters and the elder possessing a smartphone is growing through these years. According to Ofcom Communications Market Report 2018, […]

„Missed Call“-Scams are on the rise again!

  If you receive an incoming call from a foreign number, you should be very careful! Fraudsters from abroad use these calls to deceive their victims and steal their money. And although this type of scam isn´t completely new, thousands of consumers fall victim to them every year. Even in 2019, the business with Ping-Calls […]