Social Security Administration Warns of SS Scam Phone Calls

The Social Security Administration is warning of yet another increase in telephone scams involving individuals impersonating Social Security employees over the phone. Reports about fraudulent phone calls from people claiming to be from SSA continue to increase, and recent reports have indicated unknown callers are using increasingly threatening language in these calls. If you suspect you have received a scam call, you should hang up, and then report details of the call to the Office of the Inspector General at ‎1-800-269-0271 or online at https://oig.ssa.gov/report

Source:  Social Security Administration, Office of the Inspector General