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Thu, Apr 18, 2019 11:08 AM

AT&T Prepaid Scam

For the last couple of months I have received a false email that looks legitimately from AT&T.  It's a prepaid account.  Here's the body of the email:  


Your new AT&T bill is ready. Here's a summary of your service, account, and balance info:

Account ending in:  6589
Total due:  $88.42
Payment Date:  05/04/2019

You've got AutoPay. Your bill will be automatically paid by the payment due date below.

Heads up: The total balance doesn't include any payments you made after the bill period ended. Check your Account overview and Bill & payments at myAT&T for more recent payments and your current balance.

Sign in as xxx@gmail to see your bill, make a payment, and more.

You will normally receive your paper bill within seven days of this email.

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The email address they used is correct (I changed it in above text).  Same amount used in both emails.  Anyone else get this?  Anyway to pass it on to AT&T?  When I tried to post this, the post came back saying it had been changed because an invalid HTML was found in the message body and removed.  


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35.5K Messages

a year ago

That is made to look like an email postpaid customers would get, so it’s not a prepaid scam. It’s a phishing scam trying to get you to use the links in the email. You can report to ATT by forwarding to 

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