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...
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...
Robocop Just Called Me!

Robocop Just Called Me!

Answered call from Visa/Mastercard scammers. Wanting to give me a low interest rate. Me: helloThem: I see you pressed 1 to get a lower interest rate.Me: if you say soThem: what is the highest balance card you wish to get a lower interest rate…your Visa or...