10% of Students May Fall Victim to the Mobile Phone Scam

The student mobile phone scam is still doing the rounds, where naïve students are persuaded to take out a mobile phone contract on behalf of a third party in return for a small financial reward … and end up owing thousands of pounds.

According to the BBC, mobile phone provider EE believes that in some university towns 10% of its mobile phones may be used by scammers.

If you know any students, it may be worth warning them of this scam…