Amazon Scams

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Website/emails: www.amazon.com
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I have tried to be scammed!

  • by: Dollybell
  • #65345
  • Dec 13, 2019
  • Monetary Loss: $0
I have received 2 calls today.
#1 - call from 800-970-6699 @ 2:28 pm
He knew my name and that he was calling from Amazon. wanting to know if I had purchased an iPhone over $700.00 recently I told him that I would contact Amazon myself, which I did, and they said they would not call, but send an e-mail!!!
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#2 - call from 866-833-2967 @ 2:46 pm
He wanted my name, I told him that he should have it since he called me! When I said that, he told me my 1st & last name -saying he was from the Social Security Dept. He was trying to tell me that my SS# was being used (or something) and he wanted my name. So, I did give him my 1st name ONLY and he then wanted the last 4 numbers of my SS number. I didn't give him any of my SS# - I told him that if he was actually calling from the SS Dept, he should have my SS # and that I was having a very hard time understanding what he was saying and to let me speak to someone I could understand. He then hung up.
Phones reported:
800-970-6699, 866-833-2967

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Unresolved

Social Security Number

  • by: lovelylady1958
  • #66187
  • Jan 10, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
A email was telling me that my Amazon account was on hold because of wrong information for a credit card that be used when I place orders so I called Amazon the lady told me she couldn't see my account she said I needed to update my account so I did and she said she still didn't see it so she directed me to another lady and I told her what happen then she said it was a scam because they wouldn't have a pdf on the acct so she told me to call ya'll and report it my social security number was on that update trying to stop trouble before it get started.
Unresolved

Scam call

  • by: SPN66SPS
  • #66301
  • Jan 13, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
Have gotten a repeat call claiming that I have an unpaid Amazon bill for $77 and change. I have looked up my account and everything I have ordered in the last two weeks I have received and paid for. The only thing I have on the scammer is this phone number: 424-207-1040.
Phones reported:
424-207-1040
Unresolved

Scammed by amazon fraud

  • by: princeoxford
  • #66364
  • Jan 14, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
Received call on my cell phone saying from amazon about $500.00 charge on my acct. have not made such a charge.
Unresolved

Fake Amazon Prime renewal calls

  • by: tosufos
  • #66495
  • Jan 17, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
1/16/2020 we received a call at7:45 am that our Amazon Prime would be renewed at $39.95beginning February 1,3020. They wanted us to hit 1 to speak to a representative. My Husband hung up. Today we received the same call from Pac A phone number 407-626-9237. We do have a gift subscription to Amazon Prime that does not expire until 12/21/2020. I Che ked our account immediately after the first call. I am afraid some confused elderly person will give out their credit card info
Names reported:
Juanita Furlow
Phones reported:
404-289-7202
Unresolved

I have been scammed under amazon name

  • by: Bettyjacksmom
  • #66518
  • Jan 17, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
I ordered an item from amazon did not give grandauter address instead of mine tried to change it couldn’t do I called number on the amazon website ph numbers when he told my acct had been cut for security I ask why he says give me your amazon card #which I did the he tells me go to the nearest grocery store and give my name &#. To get s new card I said NO give me a super he is busy on ph I said mgr not available then I said forget it hung up and finally got correct #for amazon security who tol me to get in touch with synchrony bank which i did and they cx my card I did not think I could be frauded like this on a company site learned my lesson.
Names reported:
Adam, Kevin
Phones reported:
669-500-7197