The Better Business Bureau has issued an alert concerning a phone-fraud scam being aimed at residents of Thurston County.
“Olympia and Lacey residents have reported suspicious phone calls from an alleged business trying to collect credit card numbers and personal identification numbers — allegedly for verification purposes,” the bureau reported Monday.
The caller identifies the business as “Evergreen.”
If you get the call, don’t respond. Do not give credit-card information out to persons unknown to you.
The suspicious calls, the bureau said, derive from the 502 area code number. The actual number belongs to an unrelated Kentucky-based business, which is …