Phone Scams

CenturyLink Alleged Billing Scam

Former CenturyLink Inc. employee claims she was fired for blowing the whistle on the telecommunications company’s high-pressure sales culture that left customers paying millions of dollars for accounts they didn’t request, according to a lawsuit filed this week in Arizona state superior court. CenturyLink

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Justice of the Peace Court Phone Scam

The latest phone scam appears to be coming from scam artists pretending to be from The Justice of the Peace Court, calling their victims from an actual Justice of the Peace Court phone number with the caller demanding bail money

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Missing Jury Duty Scam

You get a call saying you missed jury. You’ll be jailed, they say, unless you pay. A telephone scam holding innocent Florida County residents hostage in fear of being arrested is running rampant once again, according to the Manatee County

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Dish Network Breaks Telemarketing Rules

Dish Network has been been slapped with what federal prosecutors say is the biggest ever fine for breaking laws aimed at limiting telemarketing calls.  A court ruled that the satellite TV and broadband provider must pay $280 million for violating Federal

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New Whatsapp Money Scam

The newest WhatsApp money scam is tricking users into paying for the free messaging service. Several users have reported receiving a text message, which appears to come from WhatsApp, stating that their “subscription has expired”. Little do they know where this money

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Robocall Scam Rings Your Landline

If your home still has a landline phone then prepare yourself for the latest robocall scam. Anyone who still has a traditional home phone dreads the hated robocall. As part of the latest scam, the caller, instead of mentioning who they are,

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Papa John’s Texting Lawsuit

“Better ingredients, better pizza” was sent too many times to one Papa John’s customer as he is now sending them a message with a texting lawsuit. According to TMZ the customer never signed up for the text messages, however Papa John’s started sending him the

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Ransomware: Free Porn

Mobile ransomware is on the rise and the target: free porn apps. Recent reports indicate that this specific type of malware is targeting Android gadgets, which grew by more than 50 percent over the last year. As if we haven’t warned you enough, the usual vector

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Prize Scams Played

Often times individuals will receive a phone call from an excited caller claiming you just won a nice car, a lavish trip, or a whole lot of money.  The next thing you will hear is the request for money to

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Yahoo Customer Service Scam

Trying to contact Yahoo customer care? There are a few ways to do so — but, Yahoo warns that phone is not an option. That’s right: any phone number you come across in an internet search, claiming to connect you with

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