Geek PC Subscription Scam - Fake Renewal

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The "Geek PC Subscription" email below is a scam. The fake email is being sent by online scammers who are attempting to trick their potential victims into calling the fake Geek Squad helpline numbers (931) 740-0377 or (931) 288-4341. Therefore, recipients are asked not to call the fake telephone numbers. The legit Geek Squad telephone number is 1-800-433-5778.

Geek PC Subscription Scam - Fake Renewal
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The Geek PC Subscription Scam Email

From: Geek Squad geektechsolution.us@gmail.com

Date: Tue, Aug 4, 2020 at 9:43 AM

Subject: Your subscription renewed, customer ID AS15407

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This email is to inform you that we have renewed your Computer Software security for the upcoming 2 year and we are going to charge you $249.99 and within 24 hours you will see a charge from GEEK SQUAD.

We would like to inform you that this month we have served 1 million customers and you are one of them. I hope you are enjoying our services.

This service is auto-renewal as you have selected the auto-renewal option during sign up.

In any circumstances if you want to cancel the subscription, then please call Helpline number: (931) 740-0377 or (931) 288-4341.

Office Timing: Monday to Saturday 10 Am EST to 5 Pm EST

Note- To cancel this subscription you need to be in front of your computer.

Cancellation should be done within the 48 hours upon receiving this email.

Thank You

GEEK SQUAD

Customer Relationship Manager

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  • May 6, 2021 at 12:05 PM by an anonymous user from: Med Center, Houston, Texas, United States

    I received the same text today. Thank you for Auto-Renewal of your Geek PC Subscription. A Deduction of $359 From your account. To cancel/Refund call on 866-506-0166"

    • May 7, 2021 at 1:09 PM by an anonymous user from: Miami, Piqua, Ohio, United States

      I also received the same text today

  • May 6, 2021 at 10:39 AM by an anonymous user from: Auburn Gresham, Chicago, Illinois, United States

    Received exactly the same text today: $359 and 866-506-0166.

  • May 5, 2021 at 9:57 AM by an anonymous user from: Virginia, United States

    Received a text today - few details have changed again, it's now $359, and gives number 866-506-0166 to call.

    • May 6, 2021 at 10:30 AM by an anonymous user from: Virginia, United States

      Also received a text today From 1 (855) 431-1304 in case others receive. content: "Thank you for Auto-Renewal of your Geek PC Subscription. A Deduction of $359 From your account. To cancel/Refund call on 866-506-0166"

      • May 6, 2021 at 11:50 AM by an anonymous user from: Downtown Redmond, Redmond, Washington, United States

        Received that same text from the same number today

  • May 1, 2021 at 6:24 PM by an anonymous user from: Nassau, Hicksville, New York, United States

    Just got a fake text alert like the one listed here, a few details changed, wanting me to click a link. I advis e against clicking links.

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