First of all, beware of anyone coming to your door to sell you anything. There is a law in the area forbidding door to door sales without a permit and in Sulphur, door to door sales are not allowed at all.
This latest scam involves your driveway and an offer to resurface your driveway at a real savings. Cue the alarm bells and here's why.
The Better Business Bureau, the folks who try to keep us up-to-date on scams, is the subject of the latest scam making the rounds.
In this scam, you may open your email to find some mail claiming to be from the BBB. Like most scam emails, the letter will then tell you that they are updating their files and that it's very important that you update your information. Cue the alarm bells, because this
Carmen Million, with the Better Business Bureau is warning residents of a phone scam being used in the Lake Area.
The latest scam involves calling people and telling them they are going to be arrested unless they pay their taxes.
It's called 'spoofing' and here's the truth behind such phone calls.
Police are trying to find Chastity Touchet. It seems that Ms. Touchet is has been accused of taking money for tree removal then making herself scarce.
Also suspected in this tree removal scam is a company by the name of Daniel's Tree Care.
If you are approached to have tree removal or any kind of work done on your trees, contact the BBB. They have a list of safety checks you should make on any com
I got a release from Carmen Million BBB President warning local customers of Entergy about a new con claiming to be collecting on late bills. Several consumers and businesses have been the target of this scam.