We have seen a lot of scams asking potential victims to call 833 area code telephone numbers. We have also received complaints from online users who claim they have received fake or suspicious calls from some 833 area code numbers. Some of the calls are related to technical support scams. And, there are fake online stores that are using 833 are code numbers. If you have received scam or suspicious calls from an 833 area code, please tell us about it by leaving a comment below.
833 area code is a toll-free number that is not assigned to a geographical area or time zone, but the numbers from that area code can be spoofed by cybercriminals. Therefore, recipients of calls from an 833 area code are urged to take precaution.
They should never disclose their social security number, personal or credit card information to the caller. If the callers claim they are calling from a particular company, hang up, look up the company's number and call the number to verify.