06/22/2012
If you get a text message and you think you’ve won a free gift card from Walmart, don’t get excited, because it’s not true. Find this and more scams on the BBB's Scam Source portal at memphis.bbb.org
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03/23/2012
A consumer recently contacted us to help determine if a call she received was a scam. The caller offered to send her new Medicare cards, including one that offered extra benefits, then asked for the nam..
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11/28/2011
BBBs around the nation are receiving calls today about a phishing email purportedly coming from the BBB. Please note that the BBB is NOT sending this email!
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11/28/2011
As we enter the holiday season, retailers are adding hundreds of thousands of temporary jobs. The National Retail Federation estimates 500,000 people will get holiday jobs. Challenger, Gray and Christma..
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11/10/2011
"I feel that I was misled by the fax I received. It asked me to correct and add information to my record. Thinking it was the real Yellow Pages, I made corrections to my address, gave them my e-mail add..
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10/14/2011
"You are required to pay a total sum of $1,995 for the government tax. This amount is to be paid through Western Union. When the winning is processed, you will receive your final check a lump sum paymen..
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09/27/2011
The Internal Revenue Service has issued an alert saying that it has seen an increase in tax-return-related scams recently, especially in the Memphis area. Many of the scams are directed at taxpayers who..
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08/18/2011
· Memphis woman sent $1,000 to Canada in response to mystery shopping offer · Offer said she could secret shop and dine anywhere at anytime · Check was fraudulent
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12/08/2010
Crooks continue to impersonate well-known companies to try to steal identities in phishing scams. The BBB is warning consumers about two recent scams that claim to be from Twitter and eBay.
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11/24/2010
Whether you're interested in a modeling career, just want to make a few extra bucks or you think your child might have a future in acting or modeling, be on the lookout for scammers. Some modeling agenc..
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