Beware of Please Call Spam SMS Text Messages from Vtext.com
Jun 4, 2015
October 17, 2013 5:13 PM
If you have received SMS or text messages asking you to call a particular phone number, please do not. Scammers have been using cellphone wireless networks' Email to SMS or Web Portal text messaging service to send fraudulent messages like the ones below to their potential victims. Remember to view the comments made below by persons who have received these SMS or text messages.
Vtext.com is Verizon's Web SMS portal used to send and receive text and multimedia messages from your phone, tablet or the web using your Verizon Wireless Phone Number. If you have received these text messages, please do not respond or follow the instructions in them.
Vtext.com Spam SMS Messages
([MasterCardNotice]-Call (503) 455-5009 [WellsFargoNotification]-Call (503) 455-5009)
(contact VISA) call 3375162111
"(contact V-I-S-A) call 337-516-2111
(contact us immediately) Fraudulent activity in your account or stolen information contact us immediately by calling 1.406.872.0026
please call at 9092221158
([AchieveCard]) [12/7/13] Notification [441858xx] AccntIssue. Call: 7064789892.
[441858xxxxxxxxx BlockedDueToFraud]Call: 762 222 1097
([AchieveCard]) (441858XXVisaLimited DueToFraud]Call: 6197934952
(WellsFargo-Notification) Call 1-406-205-0069
(Contact Wells Fargo Dept) Call: 949-289-9524
A lot of Verizon's customers have reported receiving the above text messages or SMS. Please see the different messages that these customers have received by viewing the comments below.
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