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    New unwanted phone numbers

    On tellows, thousands of phone numbers are reported by the community every day. Here you can find phone numbers that were reported for the first time and were classified as unwanted.
    1. sneki reported number ‎0110835655 as unknown

      1/18/22 9:31 AM

      i think it is fraud - nobody answer - sent sms as "fnb alert purchase ",Sammer...

      2 Ratings for 0110835655 (Johannesburg)
    2. the callee reported number ‎0418134002 as unknown

      1/18/22 3:06 PM

      Answered and they hang up.
      Was wondering who the number belongs to but do not want to call for fea...

      1 Rating for 0418134002 (Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage)
    3. unknown has been reported with number ‎0733436903 as SMS spam

      1/18/22 7:08 PM

      Adverts...

      1 Rating for 0733436903 (MTN)

    Recently added comments

    1. unknown has been reported with number ‎0110835655 as Trustworthy number

      1/18/22 9:13 PM

      Sammer

      2 Ratings for 0110835655 (Johannesburg)
    2. unknown has been reported with number ‎0733436903 as SMS spam

      1/18/22 7:08 PM

      Adverts

      1 Rating for 0733436903 (MTN)
    3. Vodacom contract has been reported with number ‎0600000351 as Telemarketer

      1/18/22 3:51 PM

      2 Ratings for 0600000351 ()
    4. Extreme Consulting has been reported with number ‎0128816174 as Telemarketer

      1/18/22 3:41 PM

      23 Ratings for 0128816174 (Pretoria, Brits)
    5. The number ‎0121401270 has been assigned to unknown

      1/18/22 3:31 PM

      2 Ratings for 0121401270 (Pretoria, Brits)

    Where does the information on telephone numbers come from?

    The distribution of information on scam and spam methods is vital to oppose the leaching of people's purses. To achieve this goal tellows is aggregating a vast bulk of useful information on the caller, including his or her approximate location. The key indicator of a number's trustworthiness is the tellows score which is generated through a complex algorithm fed by your comments and ratings of the respective phone numbers. Hence, the success of this anti-fraud endeavour goes hand in glove with the community's participation. If you have experience on the matter, share it and warn your fellows before the scammers drain their pocket dry.

    Comments on the most frequently searched phone numbers

    1. Rigid reported unknown with the number ‎0821178000 as Cost trap

      1/13/22 11:32 AM

      Trying to trap user into downloading ringtones.

      10 Ratings for 0821178000 (Vodacom)
    2. Extreme Consulting has been reported with number ‎0128816174 as Telemarketer

      1/18/22 3:41 PM

      23 Ratings for 0128816174 (Pretoria, Brits)
    3. Theo reported Patrick Connolly with the number ‎0792499233 as Trustworthy number

      1/4/22 5:18 PM

      Got an sms from patrick Connolly stating to plz get back to him for unclaimed funds through his email..
      [email protected]
      The number he used is 0729469482

      9 Ratings for 0792499233 (Vodacom)
    4. MFC finance has been reported with number ‎0115254000 as Debt collection company

      1/3/22 3:08 PM

      4 Ratings for 0115254000 (Johannesburg)
    5. unknown has been reported with number ‎0318117238 as Harassment calls

      12/31/21 10:45 AM

      Just plays music

      3 Ratings for 0318117238 (Durban)

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