Student fraud scam

Student fraud scam

Student fraud scam

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OXFORD Brookes University has warned its students against a mobile phone scam that is tricking young people into debt across the country.

People have been offered cash incentives to register for personal mobile phone contracts by a private company, but are now racking up debts and are said to have left themselves open to identity fraud.

The National Mobile Phone Crime Unit is investigating, and it has urged students to change passwords and security questions to prevent any problems.

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9:37am Fri 22 Aug 14

Lord Palmerstone says...

But not Oxford University? Is that because Oxford University figures its students are bright enough not to be caught? Does the scam only extend to OB students? What form does it take? This article is (wonderful Texan saying) about as useful as teets on a barren hawg.
But not Oxford University? Is that because Oxford University figures its students are bright enough not to be caught? Does the scam only extend to OB students? What form does it take? This article is (wonderful Texan saying) about as useful as teets on a barren hawg. Lord Palmerstone
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