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More scam emails about domain registration

12 September 2017

Please ignore a fresh ‘offer’ from NL Domein Host to register an additional web address. You may receive an email to that effect with a fake invoice in the attached document.

This PDF file looks very much like an invoice that you need to pay, but in fact, it’s an offer. If you accept it, you’ll be stuck to a contract, as it says in the small print.

Here’s an example of this fake invoice (click to enlarge):

And this is what the email looks like:

Fraud Help Desk has warned of this party and its shady practices before. The latest such warning appeared on our website on 12 July.

Our advice
Ignore this email. If you really intend to register another domain name, you had better contact your current web hosting provider. They will often give you a much better deal.