A new Hermes parcel scam text is going around – what to do if it happens to you


A new Hermes delivery text scam is circulating as it targets the increasing numbers of people working or staying at home during the pandemic.

With the big rise in home shopping during the lockdown, many of us have parcels on the way to our front doors.

And that in turn has seen a big rise in fraudulent messages over ‘attempted deliveries’

The latest Hermes parcel scam text follows similar fake messages purporting to be from Royal Mail and other shipping companies.

In the latest con trick, people are receiving a message supposedly from Hermes, saying: “We attempted to deliver your parcel today and were unsuccessful, to reschedule delivery…

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