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Federal Trade Commission sees uptick in Social Security scam calls

(WPTA21) — If it seems like you are getting a lot of scam calls from people claiming to be from the Social Security Administration you are not alone.

The Federal Trade Commission says monthly reports of government imposter scams have reached the highest level they have on record.

Of the government imposter scams, Social Security Administration scams topped the list, with more than 64,000 reports from January through May 2019.

Jacob Burbrink

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