(WTVM) – There have been several reports of SunTrust Bank sending out text messages to receive information, but News Leader 9 has confirmed the message is a scam.
The corporate office of SunTrust released the following statement concerning this scam:
Here are some helpful tips for incidents like this:
- Report to SunTrust voicemails and texts that ask you to verify SunTrust information
- Never provide personal information (Social Security numbers, account/credit card information, etc.) over the phone unless you have initiated the call or have verified the caller