Publishers Clearing House Targets Caller Id Spoofers

The Port Washington-based sweepstakes company Publishers Clearing House – known as PCH -- says more and more sophisticated telephone con games are being played nationwide using fake Caller ID scams.

  • Saint Pete police warning about a new scam using real policeman's names
    The caller ID on his phone did identify the incoming call as coming ... This caller told the man said that he had received the verification paperwork from Publishers Clearing House and was checking it out and would get back with him. A little while later ...
    12/10/2014 - 10:12 am | View Link
  • WARNING: State officials seeing spike in fraudulent telephone calls
    Spoofed caller ID information will often support this claim. The IRS has issued two separate warnings to taxpayers this year about these operations, and federal agencies have identified more than 1,000 victims nationwide who have lost an estimated $5 ...
    09/17/2014 - 4:11 am | View Link
  • Tigard police issue warning about scams of all kinds
    Police also continue to take reports of the grandparent scam, Publishers Clearing House contest scams ... to you by the suspicious caller. Criminals have methods to display local telephone numbers on the caller ID. People can learn more about scams and ...
    03/27/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • The Sacramento Bee Claudia Buck column
    On a call to that number, a man identifying himself as Chung refused to answer whether he was connected with Publishers Clearing House or the "Advance Lottery ... fraudsters used fake caller ID to make incoming calls that appear to be from the local ...
    03/15/2014 - 9:20 pm | View Link
  • Claudia Buck: Sweepstakes scam is one of many consumer frauds out to get you
    Johnson said consumers have reported phony Publishers Clearing House calls, emails and even Facebook posts ... Arrest warrant scam: Last fall, fraudsters used fake caller ID to make incoming calls that appear to be from the local sheriff’s office ...
    03/15/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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    05/25/2015 - 8:57 pm | View Website
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    05/25/2015 - 3:57 pm | View Website
  • I Won The Publishers Clearing House ...
    That’s right, I won a million dollars in the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes. I can’t believe it. Talk about luck! Of all the people who didn’t enter this ...
    05/25/2015 - 12:22 pm | View Website
  • Publishers Clearing House
    I joined pch last week... in time for an end of Feb. Drawing. I looked at a few things to purchase, put two in my cart, looking for other items to add and thought I ...
    05/25/2015 - 11:25 am | View Website
  • Publishers Clearing House $5,000.00 A-Week-"Forever ...
    “Winning the Publishers Clearing House $5,000.00 would be awesome,but realistic winning one of the top prizes,would serve better,there’s many organizations that ...
    05/25/2015 - 11:03 am | View Website
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