HEALTHCARE REFORM DRAWS SCAMMERS TO THE AREA PDF Print
Wednesday, 02 October 2013 06:32

Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about an increase in fraudulent activity related to the launch of the Affordable Care Act.

IDs. Scammers possess the technology to spoof caller IDs, displaying any phone number or organization name they please.

Don’t press any buttons and don’t call back. Some reports indicate that initial calls are automated and request that recipients dial numbers to enter account information or reach representatives; don’t do it.

Don’t give out personal information. Never give personal information to unsolicited callers; avoid sharing Social Security Numbers, birthdates, or medical information.

 

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