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Phone call fraud scam

  • by: organic
  • #70696
  • May 12, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
A male person with a very heavy accent pretending to work for amazon stating that someone is trying to use my credit card. I do not have a credit card with amazon . I was told it was important that i give him the number so that he could take care of it now. I new it was a scam and hung up and checked the phone number on my caller id 402-160-7276. I also called amazon and reported it. Also my phone service that i have on my phone shows fraudulent call.
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Their trying to scam credit card numbers.

  • by: 2ScamReport
  • #71010
  • May 17, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
About once a week i get a text message from the above number and similar numbers requesting i click a link to a AmazonRewards website for various free stuff. However, it is not associated with the previous number that I blocked is (657) 418-3556.
Names reported:
Dasie Mazza
Phones reported:
650-353-1273, 657-418-3556

Posing as amazon Represnative

  • by: Andammal101
  • #71202
  • May 19, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $700
There were some unauthorized purchases on my discover card, this fraudulent number appeared on my phone, when talked to this guy, he told me to purchase a debit card worth $500.00 from a store and call him back, when I called him back he asked me to give the debit card number from the back of that card. When I called him back I’m not getting him.
Names reported:
Phones reported:
Web/emails reported:
[email protected]

Email from what appeared to be from Amazon about $1200 MacBook purchase

  • by: Rehirt
  • #71276
  • May 20, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
Email from what appeared to be from Amazon but was not. I called customer service number in email, 800-921-4329, they called me back in about 1.5 hours later, from 9166376333. They tried to get personal info and when I said I contacted Amazon, they hung up. I have the email!
Phones reported:
916-637-6333, 800-921-4329

I have been scammed by a person stating that he was with the amazon fraud dept

  • by: MNL
  • #71549
  • May 22, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
InApril and now again in May $12.99 charges were posted to our Citi credit card for Amazon Prime. I have never had Amazon Prime. I started by e-mailing Amazon Prime of the incident, got a response that said you do not have Amazon Prime, I responded I know I want you to credit the fee on my credit card. May bill, no credit and a new charge. I did a search to find the number for Amazon customer service to talk to a live person. the number that came up on my search was 855-378-6468. I dialed it, a man answered, identified himself as an Amazon customer service rep. He accessed my laptop...told me a bunch of crap and eventually said he had access to a "group" of technicians the that could clean up my computer and block the hackers who were charging my credit card...It was just going to cost $249.99 to get this done. About 5 years ago the same type of scam happened to us, and I knew enough to know a valid Amazon customer service rep would not be making this offer, so I hung up. He was actively in my lap top all this time. The craziest part of this is I just called my Citi card to cancel my card and issue a new one. The number on my Citi card for their was the exact number that I dialed for Amazon. The Citi card person said I should contact you
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I have been scammed by amazon

  • by: Bev4613
  • #71645
  • May 23, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $500.00
I purchased a $500.00 gift card for Amazon on Friday, May 22, 2020 fromTops store #236 , S. 6150 South Park , Hamburg, New York 14075. 2 hours later I checked it before giving it as a gift, I got a message that this gift card was redeemed through another account. I went back to Tops, the manager said after we activate the card it is out of our hands and that I would have to go through Amazon to deal with it. After trying to find a way to report this to Amazon, I discovered there is no way to repot it