Premium Rate Services are provided by private companies for a higher price than ordinary texts or phone calls. Such services typically include horoscopes, football scores, news, etc
- These are easily recognised by a range of prefixes: 1530, 1540, 1550, 1559, 1560, 1570 and 1580.
Text (SMS) services
- These are recognised by a 5 digit Short Code beginning with the number 5 e.g. 5XXXX.
You can stop or unsubscribe from these services. Explore the FAQs in 'Solution Article' to find out how to do so.