Category: Phone Experience

If you thought you dodged the IRS scam this season, think again! Scammers are no longer disguising themselves as IRS agents but now have a new scheme, impersonating the Social Security Administration. In a surprising turn of events, Hiya has discovered that the IRS scam has actually declined in recent months, with the Social Security…

Check out this week’s victim: Wisconsin residents living in the 262 area code Top 10 Cities: 1) West Bend 2) Brookfield 3) Menomonee Falls 4) Kenosha 5) Caledonia 6) New Berlin 7) Racine 8) Waukesha 9) Muskego 10) Mequon Growth since January 2018 to Present: Fraud Calls – 59% Nuisance Calls – 690% Top 3…

This week we’re not bringing you one but two area codes that have been targeted by fraud and nuisance calls in the U.S. Check out this week’s victims: Taking the title for top area code targeted by fraud calls  are Nevada residents living in the 775 area code. Top Cities include: Pahrump Carson City Sparks…

This past week, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai made a point to share with phone carriers his disappointment in the lack of traction they’ve made in providing consumers with a solution to the robocall problem. With that being said, here is this week’s top area code targeted by unwanted callers, the top cities affected, the growth…