Just received this supposedly from PayPal – it’s a scam. Luckily my firewall protected me so I had time to check into it.
I don’t use or have Skype so was very suspicious. If you receive the following, report it as phishing e-mail & do not give your details; they don’t even have PayPal as it should appear there is a space between the Pay and the Pal: see below;
You sent a payment of 44.99 GBP to Skype (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Instructions to merchant
You haven’t entered any instructions.
Shipping address – Unconfirmed
The seller hasn’t provided any postage details yet.
Description Unit price Qty Amount
Online Number, 3 month subscription
44.99 GBP 1 44.99 GBP
Subtotal 44.99 GBP
Total 44.99 GBP
If you haven’t authorized this charge, open a dispute at:
Please share this so others don’t get stung.