Although scam callers once used a 900 number, they’ve changed their methods as the general public has caught on. Now, many scam phone numbers have the area code 809 and 473, which originate in the Caribbean. Here’s more.
Edgar has been a consumer advocate for over 35 years. He is a former Assistant Attorney General in consumer protection in Massachusetts. He is the Founder of ConsumerWorld.org and MousePrint.org -- two consumer education websites.