Amarillo Community Federal Credit Union warns their Amarillo and Texas Panhandle members of a phone scam that involves the scammers using them as a part of the crime. ACFCU has revealed that about 20 members report a text or phone call stating that their Mastercard has been compromised or locked. The calls/texts are coming from an 806 area code, and Amarillo Community Federal Credit Union want
There is a phone scam going on that is racking up huge charges on cell phone bills. They call it a "One Ring Phone Scam". A phone call comes in, usually only rings once then the caller hangs up, and it shows up as a missed call on your phone. You call it back, and you're slapped with international phone call charges. I mean charges to the tune of $19.95 just for calling, and an addit
The Amarillo Fired Department warns of a phone scam currently happening to Amarillo residents. A phone call comes in from an Austin, TX area code, soliciting money to support the AFD, and citizens are donating money. Do not donate money to this organization! The AFD says they won't see a penny!
Someone is trying to sully the good name of the Amarillo Police Department by involving them in a phone scam. Amarillo Crime Stoppers says "no, don't do it, it's not us!" The crooks are calling Amarillo and Texas Panhandle people. So if you get a call from someone trying to solicit donations for the police department, just hang up.