Warning about Scammer Calls
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Warning about Scammer Calls

April 12, 2016

Federal Trade CommissionThe Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning consumers about official-sounding phone calls. Criminals are telling consumers that their email account has been hacked. The calls sound official, but they're not.

Andrew Johnson, from the FTC's Division of Consumer and Business Education, wrote "crooks try to get access to your computer or sensitive information by offering to "fix" a computer problem that doesn’t actually exist."

The article above has more information. We encourage all of our members to read this article and stay up to date on the latest scams.

The FTC is the nation’s consumer protection agency (www.ftc.gov). They work to prevent fraudulent, deceptive and unfair business practices.