But now, scammers are finding targets through social media.
How It Works: You see posts from people on Facebook claiming they have been awarded tens of thousands of dollars in a grant from the federal government, and that you could be eligible, too.
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And because key legislative decisions often occur at several … In some instances, the scammer tells the victim he or she is due a cost-of-living adjustment increase in their Social Security benefit.
The caller then tries to get the victim to “verify” their Social Security number, name, date of birth, parents’ name and other personal information. — The federal government grant scam has been around for years.
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