Social Security Benefits Cancelled Scam

Social Security Benefits Cancelled Scam

Oh no my social security benefits will be cancelled if I don’t press 1 now.  So I pressed 1 Me: Hello  Sir may I get your full name please. Me: You called me, shouldn’t you have that information. Yes, we just need to confirm. Me: Okay tell me who I am and...
Refund Utility Scam

Refund Utility Scam

Ooh a new twist on the electric rate scam and possibly one less scammer. {Voice prompt message}”This is an apology call from your utility supplier, you have been overcharged, press 1 to get a rebate.” Me: Hello Caller: Hello Sir, you have been overcharged...
Solar Scam

Solar Scam

Chris Nelson from Green Energy Group wants to sell me Solar to help lower my electric rate. Unfortunately for Chris Nelson I know that he is using a computerized voice prompt system tied to an Indian call center.  And I basically wasted 10 minutes of the scammers time...
Electric Rebate and Refund Scam

Electric Rebate and Refund Scam

Phone rings…caller ID says it’s a Spam Risk.Pfft…I answer it anyway. Me: Hello{recorded message says it’s an apology call from my electric company and I qualify for a rebate…so I should press 1 to speak to a representative} So I did. Them: Sir am I...
Zero Interest Scammer

Zero Interest Scammer

Scammer calling… You know me…I must answer it.It’s a credit card scammer wanting to offer me 0% interest. Sir, I see you pressed 1 to get the lower interest rate (says in a think foreign accent – most likely Pakistani) Me: Yes, I did. Could I...