Today, fraudsters are adopting innovative methods of fraud that are beyond the imagination of common people. And most of the time such scams are done by fraudsters over the phone. Recently, a software company called BeenVerified has revealed 10 phone numbers associated with these scam calls in a report. So avoid phone calls from these numbers if you don’t want to fall prey to such scams. Let’s find out what kind of scams these 10 numbers are used for.
1) (865) 630-4266
Scammers call from this number and tell victims that their Wells Fargo accounts have been temporarily locked and that they should call the bank to unlock the accounts.
2) (469) 709-7630
From this number, users receive delivery-related messages, mentioning themselves or family members. So, call or message this number to get the problem resolved.
3) (805) 637-7243
Innocent people are defrauded in the name of visa fraud category.
4) (858) 605-9622
Users calling from this number are told that their bank accounts have been placed on temporary hold.
5) (863) 532-7969
From this number victims are informed that their debit cards have been frozen.
6) (904) 495-2559
Recipients are given false information about winning the AT&T raffle through misleading messages.
7) (312) 339-1227
According to reports, weight loss product and package scams are done through this number.
8) (917) 540-7996
This number is used for the marketing of “Scream VI”.
9) (347) 437-1689
Scams originating from this number range from dollar scams to false promises of free Dyson vacuums.
10) (301) 307-4601
Scammers reported receiving messages from this number about fraudulent USPS delivery scams