Denver, CO – October 27, 2011 – Consumers across the country are reporting that they have received scam emails that appear to be from StubHub, a popular ticket company. The emails try to lure recipients into sharing credit card information by falsely alerting them that they are being charged for expensive tickets to a boxing match in Nevada.
StubHub says this scam has been hitting since 7a.m. this morning, and they have had many consumer complaints. Anyone who has a StubHub account (and even some who don’t) may be at risk.
How the scam works:
If you are concerned about false credit card charges, go directly to the StubHub website and follow their instructions about how to contact the real business.
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