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November 15, 2017

Hawaiʻi Utility Scam Awareness Day

Hawaiian Electric Companies and Utilities United Against Scams are marking the second annual Utility Scam Awareness Day today.
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August 17, 2017

Police Warn Public of IRS Impersonator Phone Scams

Residents have reported receiving calls from an automated message, which threatens arrest by local authorities due to a tax filing discrepancy.
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August 02, 2017

BBB Issues Alert About HELCO Impersonator Scam

HELCO customers have reported receiving calls threatening immediate disconnection unless they pay their bill via a money transfer or cash express payment.
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June 22, 2017

HPD Warning: Phone Scammers Pose as DWS Bill Collectors

Hawaiʻi Island police  warn the public about a telephone scam being conducted by persons claiming to be from the Department of Water Supply.
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June 15, 2017

Phishing Scam Uses 808 Hilo Number

Hawai‘i’s Better Business Bureau has received at least eight reports this week about a phishing scam coming from an 808 Hilo number.
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June 15, 2017

IRS Issues Scam Warning

Fraudsters call to demand an immediate tax payment through a prepaid debit card.
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April 13, 2017

BBB Warning: Beware of Fake IRS Scams

Even as the tax season slowly comes to a close, tax day only a week away, Hawai‘i’s Better Business Bureau warns everyone to watch out for fake IRS calls.
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April 06, 2017

HPD WARNING: Telephone & Tax Scams

The HPD is again warning the public about a telephone utility scam involving individuals posing as employees of local utility companies and tax officials.
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March 20, 2017

HPD Warns Public About Phone Scam

Hawaiʻi Island police warn the public about a phone scam.
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March 15, 2017

HPD Warns Public About Phone Scams

Hawaiʻi Island police are warning the public of two phone scams currently being reported.
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February 08, 2017

Hawai‘i BBB Reports Labor Law Poster Scam

Hawai‘i’s Better Business Bureau warns the public about a labor law poster scam.
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January 30, 2017

‘Can You Hear Me?’ Scam Returns with Twist

During the last few days of January, more than half of the reports to BBB Scam Tracker have been about this particular scam.
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January 26, 2017

HPD WARNING: Publishers’ Clearing House Scams

The HPD warns the public about scams involving calls to residents with a claim that they have won a large sum of money, usually more than a million dollars.
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