That's NOT Social Security calling! Scammers claim issues with social security

Posted at 5:01 PM, Jun 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-28 21:49:36-04

There's a Social Security scam going around the Valley.

It involves a caller saying there's a problem with your account. The calls come from a 917 El Paso, Texas phone number. The caller claims there's a serious issue with your social security payment or something similar.

They want you to call back. When we did call, it went to voicemail. If you get something similar, don't respond.

Instead, check it out by using the legitimate Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 or go to

Click here for more on Social Security scams and how to avoid them.