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Don’t fall for money card scam




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Wilson County News
October 25, 2013, 10:21am
3,299 views | 7 comments

Wilson County residents are falling victim to a money card scam, losing from $800 to 1,000 after following instructions from scammers by phone.

One victim contacted the Wilson County News about the scam after filing a report Oct. 24 with the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office. The victim said she received a phone call, saying she had won a cash prize of $1 million and a car in the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes, but she needed to pay the taxes.

To do so, she was instructed to go to Walmart, purchase Green Dot Money Pack cards, and advise the caller of the card numbers.

Richard Nichols, investigator with the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office, confirmed that a report had been filed.

Nichols warns area residents that if you receive a call and it sounds fraudulent, it probably is.

For more information about this, read the Oct. 30 print edition of the Wilson County News.
 


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7th Generation La Vernian  
La Vernia  
October 29, 2013 10:32pm
 
 
It just goes to show Texas is at the bottom ranking for education.
 
 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
October 29, 2013 10:17am
 
 
It is pretty shocking someone would fall for it. And then admit it publicly.
 
 
7th Generation La Vernian  
La Vernia  
October 29, 2013 9:16am
 
 
Good grief, how about people blaming others for their mistakes? You live in a flood zone don't cry when your home is flooded....
 
 
Appalled but not surprised  
Floresville  
October 29, 2013 8:31am
 
 
How about you not add insult to injury 7th Generation?!! ... good grief
 
 
7th Generation La Vernian  
La Vernia  
October 28, 2013 8:06pm
 
 
Can't fix stupid...nothing is for free...
 
 
Mary Taubert  
Stockdale, TX  
October 25, 2013 9:42pm
 
 
I was the person, that was scamed on 10/23/2013
 
 
Dolores Rodriguez  
Floresville, TX  
October 25, 2013 1:09pm
 
 
My brother kept getting those calls over & over and he finally began telling them.."well just send me my prize money and once I get it..I'll pay you right back" ... Read More Read More
 

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