It seems that scams involving cell phones are becoming more and more prevalent in our society.
While most people refuse to answer numbers they don't recognize, others are not so cautious. People are being scammed and taken advantage of by criminals who attempt to steal their personal information, all from a simple phone call.
Joseph Steinberg, the CEO of SecureMySocial, says there are a few important things to remember before answering your phone if you don't recognize the number. According to him, the goal of the scammer is to get you to call them back.
Sometimes they will even stay on the line with you and not say anything, or use a disturbing sound to capture your attention. All in an effort to keep you on the line and charge massive amounts of money.
There seem to be certain area codes scammers like to use in their attempts to trick unsuspecting individuals.
So, would you like to know what area codes are most at risk for being scams? Protect yourself and memorize these area codes! For the full list, continue reading.
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