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Vodafone from Whangarei 099830799 / +6499830799

Types of call: Telemarketer
Caller Name: Vodafone more...
Ratings: 36
Search requests: 9286
Assessment: untrustworthy, annoying call, pay attention to the comments
Latest comment (11/15/21 6:33 PM)

Mech wrote: I see there's mixed views in these comments as to whether this really is Vodafone... if it IS vodafo... all ratings

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City: Whangarei - New Zealand
Telephone number: 0998-30799
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Phone number +6499830799 from Whangarei tagged as Telemarketer 14 times.

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Types of call:
Telemarketer
14 reports
Unknown
10 reports
Aggressive advertising
2 reports
Trustworthy number
2 reports
Harassment calls
2 reports
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Vodafone
13 reports
Scam Call
10 reports
unknown
7 reports
Phone number +6499830799 from Whangarei tagged as Telemarketer 14 times: This number has been trying to get hold ... 9286 searches on tellows, the online anti-spam community

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  1. 2

    Scam Call has been reported with number ‎099830799 as Aggressive advertising

    9/24/21 12:02 PM

    This number has been trying to get hold of me for two weeks. I finally answered. It was a polite professional sounding english girl claiming to be from Vodafone in Whangarei. She asked if I wanted to upgrade my plan to a $40 vodafone plan she is selling for only $25 a month if I would just provide her with my full name, drivers licence and credit card information. This deal is not available on the website and usually Vodafone would simply send out an automatic SMS message for their promotions. I asked why the number popped up on my phone as Potential Fraud. She said this was because she was calling from an automated number however the number is an ordinary landline. She didn't seem to know anything about me, my name or my current plan. I politely hung up and blocked her number. Very believable though unless you ask personal questions about your current plan and usage to catch them out.

    Ashley replied 10/6/21 5:14 PM
    Hi! I work for a company called Unity4 & we are contracted by Vodafone to offer up deals to prepay customers. We don't have any of your info because when people sign up with prepay, you don't need to give private info - info is only necessary when you are signing up to a monthly plan. We are able to offer our $40 plan for $25 at the moment, but only to those on our calling list, hence why you wouldn't have been able to find us on the website etc. Hope this clears it up! This is definitely not a scam, you will find our number if you type "has vodafone called me" into the search bar on the vodafone website :) (09 9830799 - used by our sales team about new products or services. It’s an outbound number only so the best number to call us back on is our customer service centre number: 777 from mobile or 0800 800 021 from any phone.)
    Ashley replied 10/6/21 5:15 PM
    Just to add to that - we do not ask for your credit card details. But do need drivers license details for our credit check.
    Tee replied 10/6/21 5:43 PM
    I just got off the phone from this exact reason.. After talking to the lady offering an upgarde, i agreed to listen, i asked to be emailed all info before i agree.. The phone call got cut short, either she hung up or the call was dropped naturally.. The Number that called was 099830799 .. Alarm bells were ringing.. I had to contact my son asap for personal reasons, and my phone was saying " this number is not registered" ..
    I freaked out, rang the 0800 number for vodafone and was told i had to switch off my fone to reboot so the new plan will start.. which i did.. but i was angry they didnt tell me to do that in the first call, and also i didnt agree to them changing it as i was still to view the email???
    Cameron replied 11/3/21 2:26 PM
    I was called by this number and didn't want to give my drivers license over the phone. I then called Vodafone and they said they do need ID for monthly plans. Conflicting opinions on here I found the Vodafone website that says the call is a sales call:
    http://help.vodafone.co.nz/app/answers/detail/a_id/22714/~/has-vodafone-called-me%3F-0800-777-443

  2. 2

    Imogen reported number ‎099830799 as Vodafone

    7/14/21 1:46 PM

    I have had a call from this number every single day for the past week or so. I have answered once and hung up immediately - they then called back straight away. THIS IS NOT A VODAFONE NUMBER


  3. 1

    dave reported Scam Call with the number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    11/8/21 1:22 PM

    its a scam


  4. 0

    Mech reported number ‎099830799 as unknown

    11/15/21 6:33 PM

    I see there's mixed views in these comments as to whether this really is Vodafone... if it IS vodafone, then Vodafone clearly do not care about security, for they give no clear way to verify this.
    A kind sounding woman called me today - she sounded a LOT like the lady who says "welcome to Vodafone" on 777 and reads out the options - This actually made me partially suspicious to start with as I thought someone could be mimicking to entice belief it is Vodafone.

    And so I asked, how can you verify to me this is a vodafone number? They asked me to type a help website exactly as they stated - Again, this made me suspicious. So I instead went to Vodafones main site and clicked help myself (this should, in theory, direct me to where they want me to go if legit). But the lady on the phone insisted "No! You must type the address..."... So I hung up as this all rang alarm bells.

    VODAFONE... If this is legit, let customers get to the verification via your own website! Do not do a round-about way setting off all sorts of alarm bells. Surely Vodafone could have a consistent outbound number that comes up as 'Vodafone' given this is their services I am using....

    If this ain't Vodafone, then any one from Vodafone who happens to read this better get cracking down on that number impersonating y'all...


  5. 0

    Anonmouse reported Scam Call with the number ‎099830799 as Telemarketer

    10/12/21 10:23 AM

    100% scam. Staffers will claim to be from Vodafone and want to upgrade such and such etc - all lies. Block this number.

    Anon replied 10/14/21 4:47 PM
    If you go to the vodafone website, and type this number (with a space between 09 and the rest of the number), you will find that this is an official vodafone sales number and that you are incorrect and are creating some really uncomfortable conversations for Vodafone workers just doing their jobs by putting forth this kind of comment without first doing your research.

  6. 0

    Mary reported Vodafone with the number ‎+6499830799 as Trustworthy number

    10/9/21 1:31 AM

    Was a Vodafone call and they provided a great plan that I jumped.

    Some previous comments about the call being odd, different locations and the information they were asking. Possible scam. My call wasn't.
    As someone who's worked in a similar call center role but from home. The system generates a number that you have no control over. So employees from the south island, Hamilton etc when they Call you the number could come up as a Auckland area code.
    The questions accessing your file etc. It's all just a script with call safety and guide lines and targets involved that they follow, at times the caller may not even have complete access to a Vodafone file/account just more of the generic info not the complete details.

    But in saying that I'm super happy with my plan. It was usually 40 a month but the agent gave me 15 dollars off, no contract. Bonus for me wuhoo.


  7. 0

    Ashley reported Vodafone with the number ‎+6499830799 as Trustworthy number

    10/7/21 10:49 AM

    Hi! This is a Vodafone number. If you go to the vodafone website and type "has vodafone called me" in the search bar, you will find this number listed under the "Sales" section.


  8. 0

    Summer reported number ‎+6499830799 as Scam Call

    10/6/21 2:18 PM

    Got a one off call from this number. Call was flagged with 'possible fraud' message. I missed the call but replied with a 'polite' voicemail in return.


  9. 0

    angie reported Scam Call with the number ‎099830799 as Harassment calls

    9/20/21 10:14 AM

    Kept calling me three times a week for two weeks and since I don’t use my phone number for many things and I am under 18 I was a bit scared. Thankfully I searched it up and found these comments talking about it too.


  10. 0

    Vodafone has been reported with number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    9/8/21 11:04 AM

    Introduced herself as Denice from Vodafone, Briefed about an upgrade of post paid service. Sounds very suspicious.


  11. 0

    Vodafone user reported Vodafone with the number ‎099830799 as Telemarketer

    9/7/21 1:29 PM

    Is legit number, Upgrade my plan recently from prepaid $20 to Unlimited Data for $25. Just want to confirm to you guys about this, as i search the number to this website while i dealing with the teller.


  12. 0

    Vodafone has been reported with number ‎099830799 as Harassment calls

    9/6/21 3:00 PM

    Called 4 days in a row. It shows up on my phone as this number. ID comes back with Vodafone. I do not want any upgrade as am happy with my current plan arrangements.


  13. 0

    AJC reported number ‎099830799 as unknown

    9/3/21 11:00 AM

    Called 2 days in a row, didn't leave a message first time, today hung up when I answered.


  14. 0

    Em reported Scam Call with the number ‎099830799 as Telemarketer

    9/2/21 12:36 PM

    I believe this number 099830799 is a scam call. Popped up on my phone with location shown in Whangarei, claimed to be from Vodafone. Asked if I wanted to upgrade my Prepay Plan. No, Thank You! I have now blocked the number.


  15. 0

    Fabio reported Vodafone with the number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    8/27/21 12:30 PM

    Based on similar experiences shared by others, I have just blocked this number. I'm from Auckland.


  16. 0

    Bex reported unknown with the number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    8/26/21 5:10 PM

    Called and introduced themselves as Vodafone, calling to check in with their existing customers etc. Didn't provide their personal name. Asked if I was over 18 - weird as they would know that from my records! Then asked if I was happy with my plan etc., said yes. A few niceties and then hung up. Short and pointless call. Definitely were looking for a sale of some kind or to get some more information out of me... Don't trust this number...


  17. 0

    chchlocal reported Scam Call with the number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    8/16/21 1:18 PM

    ringing everyday. finally picked up on 5th day. saying they are christchurch based and wanting to update my plan. dont forget it came from an 09 number. saved nu,ber under scammers so i can waste their time.

    Ashley replied 10/6/21 5:18 PM
    Hiiii this is a legit number. Look them up on the vodafone website!

  18. 0

    alana reported number ‎+6499830799 as Vodafone

    8/13/21 10:37 AM

    I picked up and said I was at work so wasnt interested they said they werent selling anything, have called 3x since and never left a message.


  19. 0

    Bob reported number ‎+6499830799 as unknown

    8/12/21 3:16 PM

    rang a few times over different days - i finally answered (i was waiting for someone else to call!!!) and when i said who i was they hung up.


  20. 0

    Nina reported number ‎099830799 as unknown

    8/3/21 10:30 AM

    Picked up the call twice, no one answered. Blocked the number


  21. 0

    The number ‎099830799 has been assigned to Vodafone

    7/31/21 6:24 PM

    Stated from Vodafone on voice message, saying better options available re current plan... Called back and went straight to VM.
    Then tried to confirm this number by calling Vodafone NZ but they were useless in any info re this potential niusance call.


  22. 0

    Vodafone has been reported with number ‎099830799 as Telemarketer

    7/28/21 9:09 AM

    Called multiple times over the week before I answered. She said she was from Vodafone in Auckland and wanted to upgrade my plan.


  23. 0

    Mo reported Scam Call with the number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    7/21/21 2:58 PM

    I got a call from a polite sounding kiwi girl. She asked about my pre-pay phone plan and she voluntarily gave me some incorrect details about my data usage.
    Very sure this is a scam caller.
    Also, the number registered as Whangarei but she claimed she was in Auckland.


  24. 0

    The number ‎099830799 has been assigned to Vodafone

    7/20/21 2:40 PM

    Something about my prepay plan


  25. 0

    Deb reported Vodafone with the number ‎099830799 as Telemarketer

    7/17/21 12:38 AM

    Vodafone, called everyday until I answered trying to upgrade my plan. Realised they couldn't match what I had so said they wouldn't waste my time further and left a note on my file. Very polite.


  26. 0

    Paula reported unknown with the number ‎+6499830799 as Aggressive advertising

    7/15/21 1:29 PM

    Annoying!!! Rings consistently throughout the day. Has done since 1 July 2021. Extremely frustrating. I don't want too Upgrade my PrePay... I don't want too Buy anything!


  27. 0

    Madeline reported Vodafone with the number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    7/8/21 12:18 PM

    Vodafone looking to upgrade my pre-paid plan

  28. Josh reported Scam Call with the number ‎099830799 as Telemarketer

    10/15/21 1:12 PM

  29. The number ‎+6499830799 has been assigned to unknown

    8/24/21 11:33 AM

  30. Zap reported Scam Call with the number ‎+6499830799 as Telemarketer

    8/4/21 6:32 PM

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