Avoid Reload Scams

Avoid Reload Scams

Reloading scams are an ongoing problem. Criminals are actively seeking vulnerable victims to convince them to pay for a service, virus removal etc.  using Moneypak cards and other reload packs. They often fraudulently identify themselves as the police, government officials, bill collectors and employees of some company. Here we have collected a list of reload scam stories to help you fight the fraudsters. Please remember there is no legitimate service/stores anywhere that forces you to pay using reload packs and NEVER PAY ANYONE, EVEN US, USING A RELOAD PACK!!!

Reload Scam Stories

Don’t get tricked into a MoneyPak scam, state police warn

https://www.publicopiniononline.com/story/news/crime/2018/05/16/pennsylvania-state-police-warn-moneypak-scams/615008002/

Police Advise Residents To Beware Of Green Dot, Moneypak Scams

https://www.sfgate.com/news/bayarea/article/Police-Advise-Residents-To-Beware-Of-Green-Dot-12847553.php

Local business experiences attempted fraud

http://www.mycolumbiabasin.com/2018/05/22/local-business-experiences-attempted-fraud/

Fairfielders lose money to jury duty phone scam

https://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Residents-lose-money-to-jury-duty-phone-scam-12898259.php

Phone scammers targeting elderly Hispanic Entergy customers: Kenner police

https://www.nola.com/crime/2018/11/phone-scammers-targeting-elderly-hispanic-entergy-customers-kenner-police.html

More sophisticated jury duty scam fools Upstate victims into paying thousands

https://www.wspa.com/news/more-sophisticated-jury-duty-scam-fools-upstate-victims-into-paying-thousands/1569270278