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The Magazine scam artists are back.
posted at December 15, 2011 11:12 AM EST
Re: The Magazine scam artists are back.
posted at April 2, 2013 10:47 AM EDT
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Free magazines ! Don't pay a dime or give any personal or financial data to callers. R
Posted by raleighstout
We've had lots of problems with magazine scams.Last year we had at least 5 different magazines coming to us that we never ordered.We did everything we could think of to stop them-we called the postal inspectors, contacted publishers, etc. We were getting phone calls telling us we owed nearly $1,000.00 but they would knock it down to $500. !!! Of course we didn't pay.
Finally they stopped.
But just this past week we received a copy of "Fast Co."- one of the magazines we had been receiving. And yesterday we got the phone call (651-256-3077) telling us that they would reduce our subscription price. I told the caller in no uncertain terms to stop calling and stop sending magazines. Her response was to ask me how old I was! What the...?? I hung up. Has anyone found an effective way to stop these calls altogether?