Phishing or Fake Verizon Website

Phishing or Fake Verizon Website

Verizon Wireless customers, please look out for an automated phone recording message stating that you should go to website:, to get a certain amount of money off your next bill. This is a scam and the same website is a fake, designed to steal your Verizon user name and password.

The fake website: hxxp:// looks exactly like the legitimate Verizon Wireless website:

Whatever you do, do not enter your Verizon Wireless sign in or login information on this malicious website.

If you try to sign-in to this fake website by entering your userID / cellphone number and password, it will be sent to the scammers behind this bogus website. With your sign-in information, these people will be able to gain access to your account.

With access to your account, they may deactivate your device, add their own and rack up international calls and internet usage. They may also steal your identity.

If you were tricked into entering your sign-in information on this malicious website: hxxp://, please change your password.

How can I change my password for My Verizon?

You can change your password online:

If you are unable to change your password, please contact Verizon by telephone at 1-800-VERIZON.

Scammers will be creating more bogus websites and phone recordings to lure persons into their traps. If you receive any e-mails, text messages, or phone calls claiming that you have won something and that you need to go to a particular website in order to claim your prize, please contact Verizon at 1-800-VERIZON to verify this promotion.

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  • January 8, 2015 at 6:26 PM by an anonymous user from: Sunbury, Ohio, United States

    My wife's phone received a text saying to update registration details to avoid cancelation.

    • January 8, 2015 at 6:34 PM by info

      It is a scam. Do not go to the website.

  • December 21, 2014 at 7:06 PM by an anonymous user from: Chicago, Illinois, United States

    just got a text from 517-648-7419 with link to to aviod service cancellation.

  • December 14, 2014 at 6:40 PM by an anonymous user from: Newark, New Jersey, United States

    Text from 517-648-5497 with link to to avoid service cancellation.

  • December 26, 2013 at 10:21 AM by an anonymous user from: Chevy Chase Village, Maryland, United States

    I just received a call indicating I should go to to receive $351 off my bill. They called my son's phone with the same message a week ago. They are still using the same tactics but using different amounts.

  • December 12, 2013 at 4:09 AM by an anonymous user from: La Center, Kentucky, United States

    I just received a voicemail on my cell indicating I should go to hxxp:// to receive my $625 off my bill. So obviously, these guys have not been stopped.

  • November 22, 2013 at 10:31 PM by an anonymous user from: Van Nuys, California, United States

    I received a call, today. It was on my OnStar phone, so there was no caller ID. The recorded caller told me to go to hxxp:// to get my $391 discount.

  • November 3, 2013 at 7:36 PM by an anonymous user from: Fitzgerald, Georgia, United States

    I just received a similar automated phone call from 800-600-1228 claiming I was receiving a $213 rebate from Verizon Wireless and to go to, log into my account and claim my rebate...sure thing pal...SCAM!

  • November 3, 2013 at 6:45 PM by an anonymous user from: Brecksville, Ohio, United States

    I just received the same scam I'm with ATT, so when I googled it this sure popped up.

  • November 3, 2013 at 5:30 PM by an anonymous user from: DeSoto, Texas, United States

    They are now using hxxp://, and I am a Sprint customer, so knew it was a SCAM!

  • November 3, 2013 at 2:12 PM by an anonymous user from: Washington, District of Columbia, United States

    I rec'd a similar phone message today indicating I should login to to get a $213 credit on my bill. <br/><br/>Immediately searched for "hoax " and found your posting. <br/>Beware if the scoundrels out there. They are pretty stupid and in the end they will pay.

  • October 10, 2013 at 1:11 PM by an anonymous user from: Chicago, Illinois, United States

    also hxxp://, probably many other fakes.

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