Attorney General warns consumers Of phony debt collector scam - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Attorney General warns consumers Of phony debt collector scam

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The state attorney general is warning consumers tonight about phony debt collectors.

A number of people have reported receiving threatening phone calls about payday loans and being accused of defaulting on them.

The A-G warns the scammers have the victims social security number, old bank account numbers, and more personal information.

If you suspect you have been fallen prey to this scam contact the Consumer Protection Division of the Mississippi Attorney General's office at 1-800-281-4418.

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