Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Call us to get YOUR text ad here
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Nebraska Attorney General Warns of Scam
07/12/2017

Lincoln--The Nebraska Attorney General's Office received notice Monday that scam artists based in Florida are posing as Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (“BCBSNE”). 

The scam artists are using fake Google and Manta listings bearing Blue Cross’s logo and web address, along with bogus physical addresses in Omaha. 

Investigators employed by BCBSNE believe the scam is affiliated with an entity called Simple Health based out of Hollywood, Florida. When contacted by phone, the scam artists collect personal information and offer insurance plans well below market value. Simple Health victims have reported online that the company charges their credit card monthly, but never provides insurance cards or proof of coverage. They also make it difficult to cancel service.

Nebraska consumers should be wary of calling any telephone number other than one available on BCBSNE’s official webpage in order to purchase insurance. 

 Consumers who may have been victimized by this scam are encouraged to contact the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division at 800-727-6432.


 

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
Scam Targets Dish Network Customers
Scams Directed At Nebraska Finance Directors
Man Sentenced in Prosthetic Leg Scam
Be Wary of Compliance Post Card Scam
Tech Scam Alert
Scammers Cite Past Debt In Rip-Off Attempt
Richardson County Scam Alert
Missouri Senator Introduces Scam Call Legislation
Richardson County Officials Warn of Possible Scam
Be Aware Of Possible Earthquake Relief Scams
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
Iatan area wreck claims two lives
Details released regarding Iatan area fatal wreck
LakeFest lineup nearly finalized
Jeep recovered; teens arrested
Teen sentenced in fatal crash
Man jailed after Atchison pursuit
Bicycle wreck injures one
Two juveniles cited for burglary, criminal mischief
Atchison's mall gains national attention
Driver's license, wildlife checkpoints planned locally
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Wheat Straw As Ethanol Fuel Source
Former prison staffer earns probation
2018 Conference for Kansas Women
Impaired driving a problem of holiday travel
Seat belt usage target of NE campaign
LakeFest lineup nearly finalized
Two injured in Doniphan Co wreck
Former Kickapoo Tribal Chair convicted
New software will aid county
Tree Pruning with a Purpose
Click Here For All Stories

©2017 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report


Powered by Radio Media Group