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November 25, 2019

Don't be duped by these phone and email scams

By LIZ WESTON
NerdWallet

Some of us in the personal finance realm have a weird little hobby: We try to scam the scam artists.

We're not out to steal their money — just their time. When fraudsters call to say we're about to be arrested for tax debt, our Social Security number has been “suspended,” or a loved one is in trouble, we play along.


 
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