IRS Impersonation Telephone Scam
  • 7 May 2015
Callers pretend to be IRS fraud division employees and tell victims they owe tax monies...
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+967 233 45 SIM Cloning Warning Can your answering a call from the number 96723345 enable scammers in Peru or Pakistan...
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Does #-9-0 Allow Scammers to Make Long-Distance Calls on Your Phone?
  • 25 September 2014
Snopes has been getting variations on this warning for over 20 years.
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Microsoft Impersonation Scam Scammers pretending to Microsoft techs gain remote access of your computer and/or strip your bank...
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809 Area Code Call Warning
  • 30 July 2001
Scam alert warns that phone users lured into placing calls to the 809 area code...
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‘Parcel Delivery Service’ Telephone Scam
  • 8 April 2006
Notification of attempted delivery cards from a phony 'Parcel Delivery Service' were used as part...
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What is a ‘One-Ring’ Scam?
  • 25 October 2012
Warnings of a 'one-ring scam' in which telephone customers return hang-up calls from foreign phone...
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BT Cut-Off Scam Con artist pretending to be telephone company representative makes it appear he can shut off...
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Bankcard PIN Theft by Text Message Text message to 'hubby' on stolen phone nets purse snatcher a PIN.
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