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Tips For Handling Bogus Phone Calls

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Tips For Handling Bogus Phone Calls

TIPS FOR HANDLING BOGUS PHONE CALLS They may say that their car has broken down and they need to phone someone for help. They may pretend to be a workman, saying that they need to check your electricity or water. They might even claim to be from the council and that they are carrying out a local survey. Whatever reason a caller gives, you need to be sure that they aren't just trying to get into your home to steal something. There are around 12,000 incidents of "distraction burglary" each year, where callers get into homes and then steal cash...

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