Smylers at stripey.com
Tue Oct 13 15:13:10 BST 2009
> I bought something quite expensive from Play.com a few years ago and
> they called me to tell me that I'd failed the credit check so they had
> to reject the order. Turned out to be because I wasn't on the
> electoral roll,
I've also had incidents where organizations have told me that I'm not on
the electoral roll.
But of course I _am_ on the roll; however, I ticked the 'you may not
sell my contact details to junk mailers' box, so I'm not on the edited
I would hope that anybody using the edited electoral roll for credit
checking would be aware of the existence of that checkbox.
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