Workforce Methods warns New Mexicans of textual content messaging scam

The Deming Department of Workforce Solutions office is located at 322 E. Oak St.

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The New Mexico Section of Workforce Methods (NMDWS) warns New Mexicans to be on notify for rip-off text messages and to shield their personalized info from possible scammers.

As Federal Unemployment Insurance plan positive aspects occur to a shut this Saturday, September 4, 2021, scam SMS textual content messages are on the rise. Scammers are sending SMS textual content messages in an work to steal claimants’ passwords, account figures, and/or Social Safety Numbers. With this information and facts they can gain accessibility to e mail, bank, or other accounts.

Scammers are making use of common icons, folder names, courses, and even impersonating NMDWS to trick claimants and associates of the typical community into delivering their personal identifiable information (PII). Do not be a sufferer, stay clear of unemployment frauds by deleting the information and do not engage, DO NOT simply click on any back links.