Phone Scammer Claims to be with Union Chamber of Commerce
2/15/2017 1:04:46 PM
By Kyle Quick
UNION, MO. – The Union Area Chamber of Commerce is warning businesses of a phone scam. Executive Director Melissa Vogt said a female with a heavy foreign accent is claiming to be representing the Union Chamber and asking businesses if they are still interested in selling their business.
The caller then says they could provide help or are asking for information to “update” their files. The number that has been appearing on caller ID is 1-888-002-0617.
Vogt said, “We would never have another business you on our behalf.”
If you have questions or concerns you can contact the Union Area Chamber of Commerce at 636-583-8979.
There have also been reports of these scammers claiming to be with the Pacific Chamber of Commerce as well.