Stenehjem warns of credit card scam
Published 06/02/2010, The Jamestown Sun
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem warns consumers about a barrage of prerecorded messages in a scam offering to lower credit card interest rates for a fee. The illegal prerecorded messages spoof legitimate telephone numbers belonging to innocent North Dakota residents and businesses, so the phone number displayed on the consumer’s caller ID is not the actual phone number being used by the fraudulent entities.Word count: 380
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