Avoiding Tech Support Scams, 5 Tipsby Anna @ APS Members Choice Web Hosting & Domains Web Host, Domain Names, SEO support
Crooks and scammers continue to find new ways to steal personal information for criminal purposes. From phishing emails to fake corporate websites. The best tip? Hang Up On Them! Recommended Features
- Never give any financial information to unsolicited callers.
- Never pay for tech support services with any type of gift card or by wiring funds.
- Never download and install software that unsolicited callers try directing you to.
- Unsolicited caller trying to fix an issue you did not report is always a scam!
Review on Avoiding Tech Support Scams, 5 TipsA well written article regarding the telephone technical support scam.
These scams have gotten increasingly sophisticated and can be difficult to distinguish from legitimate tech support calls. For this scam, individuals claiming to work for Dell or another major company, make unsolicited calls to customers and insist there is a technical problem with their product. They try to defraud customers by pressuring them to pay to fix the issue.
Another form of the scam is to advertise as the "official" tech support or customer service of a company like Dell or APSense Members Web Hosting. http://MembersLike.ml/ .
Be careful! There are plenty of these thieves here inside APSense!
Be careful who you call from the examples below:
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