This type of scam is on the increase. Please make sure you advise elderly family or friends NOT to click on any links in text messages or emails.
To be safe it is best to err on the side of caution and treat all unsolicited messages with suspicion.
For some more advice, see the link here: www.kintyre.info/avoid-scams/🚨 Watch out for this convincing FAKE text message purporting to be from O2.
It mimics a genuine O2 text message almost perfectly, but it’s yet another phishing scam designed to steal your bank details.