BBB warns of Health Insurance Scams
The Better Business Bureau warns consumers to beware of scammers that claim to be from the government. These con artists are making phone calls about new health insurance cards required by the Affordable Care Act.
The BBB has a few precautions:
- Be cautious with your identity
- Don’t trust Caller ID
- Keep your Personal Information to yourself.
For more information on the Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Marketplace, go to www.healthcare.gov . For more tips you can trust, visit bbb.org. To report a scam or sign up for BBB Scam Alerts, go to bbb.org/scam. And as always you can call the BBB at (256) 850-0719 or toll-free at 1 (866) 94-BBB19