‘One Ring’ robocall scam targeting New York and Arizona area codes, FCC warns

Don’t return that middle of the night phone call if your cellphone only rang once.

“The scam calls, also known as “Wangiri” — which is Japanese for “one ring and drop” — are an attempt to trick customers into phoning the number back. If you do, it can result in getting billed toll charges as though you called a 900 number.”

Source: ‘One Ring’ robocall scam targeting New York and Arizona area codes, FCC warns – New York Daily News

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