Consumer Alert: Scammers Impersonating Pastors to Solicit Gift Cards

Consumer Alert: Scammers Impersonating Pastors to Solicit Gift Cards

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton today issued a consumer alert regarding persons alleging to be priests or pastors texting members of the church and asking them to buy gift cards for a false charitable cause. Texans have received deceptive texts from people pretending to be pastors, then requesting that they purchase a gift card and send them the information to access that card. The scammers claim these gift cards are needed for some charitable […]