The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

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November 23, 2013

Sheriff urges local residents to be cautious about scams



But Anderson County residents need not be duped.

If an unknown representative calls a residence trying to sell something that the recipient doesn't think they need, the FTC recommends the recipient simply say, "No thanks."

If a telemarketer continues to pressure, especially for personal information such as a credit card or Social Security number — as was the case with McNellis — then it’s likely a scam.

Hang up and report it to the FTC at





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