Here phishy, phishy....New twist on scam involving IRS and FBI!

September 05, 2017

BBB warns Middle Tennessee consumers and businesses that relentless scam artists are using a new twist on the Ransomeware scheme.  The Internal Revenue Service has issued an URGENT warning regarding scam artists impersonating the IRS and FBI in another email phishing scheme designed to hold your computer hostage.  Click here to follow the IRS News Release.

For more than 100 years, Better Business Bureau has been helping people find businesses, brands and charities they can trust. In 2016, people turned to BBB more than 224 million times for BBB Business Reviews on more than 5.3 million businesses and Charity Reports on 11,000 charities, all available for free at

There are over 100 local, independent BBBs across the United States, Canada and Mexico, including BBB Serving Middle TN and Southern KY, which was founded in 1961 and serves 38 counties in Middle TN and 7 in Southern KY.