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    • fiona29
    • By fiona29 13th Oct 16, 7:33 PM
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    Missed call from Immediate Media
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    • 13th Oct 16, 7:33 PM
    Missed call from Immediate Media 13th Oct 16 at 7:33 PM
    Just had a missed call from an 0845 number and called it back ( after googling it!) the message said 'you've had a call from Immediate Media. We'll call you back' did a search on the forum and they are competition promoters.
    Anyone else had a call from them?
    Hope they call back if it's a win!!
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    • priorslee
    • By priorslee 13th Oct 16, 7:42 PM
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    • 13th Oct 16, 7:42 PM
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    • 13th Oct 16, 7:42 PM
    Don't get too excited - I got one of these calls too. I answered it quite quickly, but got the recorded message saying you've been called by Immediate Media ...

    You might want to read this thread too
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5535849
    • fiona29
    • By fiona29 13th Oct 16, 7:51 PM
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    • 13th Oct 16, 7:51 PM
    Lol, thanks, I did suspect it may be one of those calls - I had CLC leisure on the phone earlier regarding a competition is entered, wanted to offer me a generous discount at one of their properties!
    • fiona29
    • By fiona29 13th Oct 16, 8:04 PM
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    • 13th Oct 16, 8:04 PM
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    • 13th Oct 16, 8:04 PM
    Lol, thanks, I did suspect it may be one of those calls - I had CLC leisure on the phone earlier regarding a competition is entered, wanted to offer me a generous discount at one of their properties!
    • Ian011
    • By Ian011 13th Oct 16, 9:12 PM
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    • 13th Oct 16, 9:12 PM
    Numbers starting 070, 084, 087, 090, 091 and 098 are premium rate. In general, you are wasting both your time and your money if you call these numbers back. There are many 'missed call' scams that operate on these numbers.
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