A financial institution based out of Georgia is reporting that their members are receiving scam phone calls.

Individuals in the state of Washington, who are actively looking for loans online, are reporting receiving phone calls from scammers who are claiming that they will provide the target with a loan for an advance fee.

Individuals are receiving phone calls from scammers stating that they have won a cash grant from the United States government for being a “good citizen”.

The Fluvanna County Sheriff’s Office has issued an alert on a scam going around involving text messages. 

Scammers are targeting job seekers in South Bend with offers of paid mobile advertising position.

The Office of Consumer Protection in West Virginia has issued an alert to consumers warning them of a scam involving phone calls from “tech support”. 

Fake charities are popping up requesting “donations” for victims of the tragedy in Lafayette.

 

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