More IRS Fake Calls 202-241-7512

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Yep, they’ve started again. This year it is a robotic voice from “Agent Lauren” something. You are told to call 202-241-7512. That’s also the caller ID from which they call. I called back to have some fun. Busy first. Rang a while then answer. I must not have sounded believable as they hung up. I Read More

Lottery Surprise Entry Call 404-996-5610

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I just received a call from 404-996-5610 stating I was a winner from a surprise entry into the lottery. This entry was due to my shopping at Wal-Mart. I was able to record the call and unfortunately, didn’t string the caller along long enough. http://emailscamalert.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Lottery-call.wav

Publisher’s Clearing House Scam again

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These clowns have called before and that scam post is here. The number from which they called is 876-527-3430. They aren’t bright. They aren’t really polite. They want money from you, period. I didn’t have any patience this time. In short, there is no second place in Publisher’s Clearing House.

Publisher’s Clearing House Scam

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First let me be clear, Publisher’s Clearing House was not who called me, but someone claiming to be PCH. They/he called my cell. Foreign accent. Told me I won second place worth $850,000. I told him I hadn’t entered. He said, “Do you shop at Walmart or Walgreen’s or Dollar General?”  Yes, I do. “Do Read More

Fake Support Call from 845-831-6882

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Hey, this just happened again… I just happened to answer our home phone. This call was from a “Microsoft partner” and they received information from a “centralized server that my computer had critical errors”. I had just received another scam call, so didn’t have much patience. I told them I use a Mac. This didn’t Read More

Fake Support Call from 989-256-3868

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I just happened to be at my home this morning…and I just happened to answer our home phone. Yep, we still have one, but it doesn’t ring much. This call was from a “Microsoft partner” and they received information from a “centralized server that my computer had critical errors”. Well, normally I’d tell them they Read More

IRS Scam Phone Calls

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Be aware of phone calls that people claiming to be from the IRS. The Revenue Service and Treasury inspectors have issued warnings about a nationwide phone scam targeting taxpayers. Callers claim to be IRS employees and alter the caller ID readout to make it look as if the IRS really is calling (very easy to Read More