Warning: Scam using ‘Witness’

2008-08-20 00:00

Witness customers are warned that a scam has been uncovered that involves a letter being sent advising that The Natal Witness Printing and Publishing Company’s banking details have been changed and that all payments are to be made to a new account number.

The matter has been reported to FNB and it is being investigated.

People are advised to exercise caution when receiving information on account changes from companies and should confirm they are correct before making any transactions.

Anyone receiving such a letter, which is printed on a Witness letterhead, should contact Witness financial manager Yaasir Haffejee at 033 355 1101.

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