I just heard a lovely computerized voice on my voice mail informing me that the IRS is filing suit against me and that I better call now!
Luckily, I was pretty sure this was a scam and quickly did some research instead of calling them back. Unfortunately, I know that many people don’t know how to tell that something is a scam and may actually fall for this, so I thought I would share my story and the result of my research.
Here is an info-graphic from the FTC with how to discern the difference between a scam and the real IRS.
What other scams and cons are out there right now that people need to be aware of?