I called Go Daddy to verify My account was accurate and they informed me that unless I pay for private unlisted domain. My personal info will be in a huge cyber spot and available to be scammed by whomever. I’m paying to put it in private as I would a home number listing as soon as I get home from work.
This Email looked authentic because it contained so much of my personal information that was accurate. The physical home address was the same address I registered my domain with as is the current phone number.
Watch out…. and never pay unless you verify with your domain holder that you actually owe. Go Daddy Billing reported that this scam is bad and that he the rep had recvd calls that people had paid 75.00 and then called him and was happy I called first and was cautious.
Order #: 20033342
Oct 29, 2012 – Oct 29, 2013
To: My Real Name
An Actual Previous Address Kansas City, Missouri
(816) 555-5555- My actual current home phone number
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