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Info on the number +61488896024

Telephone number +61488896024 is a number from Australia. The area code is 4888. The number is designated as being used for Mobile telephones. The number was originally operated by the provider My Number Pty Ltd.

Number portability may mean that this number is no longer used as a Mobile number, be assigned to a different provider or be being operated from a different location (even overseas in the case of VoIP numbers). If the number is being used to call you then it is also possible that the number is being spoofed and does not actually belong to the person using it.

Here is some general information about the number.

Country Code: 61
Country Name: Australia
Type: Mobile
Original Provider: My Number Pty Ltd
Validity: The number is the correct length for an Australian phone number.

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This number is recorded in our database for the following scams:

14th May 2024 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 14th May 2024, telephone number +61488896024 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Alan Frank Docherty working as Chief Financial Officer for Commonwealth Bank of Australia using email address as part of an Advance Fee Fraud Scam.

In Advance Fee Fraud Scams, the scammer will offer you something of high value (a large sum of money or gold for example) and all you have to do is pay a "small" fee. What the scammer is offering you does not actually exist and the scammer will come up with fee after fee that needs to be paid by the victims, until he either runs out of money or realises that he has been scammed. The scammer will often pretend to be real people or companies, use fake websites and introduce various characters, all with the aim of convincing the victim that what is being offered to him is real.

Here is the email that the scammer sent to his victims.
Commonwealth Bank
Office of the Chief Financial Officer
Ground Floor, Tower 1,201 Sussex Street
Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2000
Tel: +61-488-896-024
Date: 08-05-2024

Attention: XXX.

We write to inform you that we are now ready to process the opening of your ONLINE BANKING ACCOUNT, Please do get back to us now with your details to enable us proceed with the opening of your online account for your outstanding due payment.This was directed ,and instruction from the APEX bank of Australia.


Mr.Alan Frank Docherty
Chief Financial Officer
Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Further details of this report can be found on the forum

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This number could also be written in the following formats

61488896024 +61488896024 0061488896024 01161488896024 001161488896024