New twist on debt collection scams

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The Better Business Bureau is reporting that debt collection scammers are getting more creative in their efforts to rob cash from their victims.

A new twist on the scam is collecting on cash advances in which victims receive automated calls from companies claiming to be collecting payment for a cash advance. The recording prompts listeners to stay on the line and speak to an agent where the tone of the call often turns threatening.

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This article is summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.