Tag: Phone Scams

FRAUD ALERT: Scammers Can Fake Caller ID Info

South San Francisco, CA   May 4, 2016  Submitted by Sheri Boles, CPUC by Andrew Johnson Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC   Your phone rings. You recognize the number, but when you pick up, it’s someone else. What’s…

CPUC safety tips and help available to prevent scams

South San Francisco, CA       March 12, 2013 The California Public Utilities Commission is advising community members how to avoid being scammed as the South San Francisco Police Department continue to release reports detailing how our neighbors are tricked into believing…

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

South San Francisco, CA  January 29, 2015 by Amy Hebert Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Another tax scam: IRS imposters Tax identity theft is the theme of the week, but it’s not the only tax scam we’re talking about. Complaints to…

Off The Wall; This, That and the Other (9.13.14)

South San Francisco, CA   September 13, 2014    Off The Wall is a collection of information from our Facebook page Over 65 people joined in with thanks aka LIKES in response to this post: Thanks to Carole Brady-Duport for sharing…