Rip-Off Alert: Missed call could lead to unwanted, expensive phone charges
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) —
The Federal Trade Commission is warning consumers not to call back numbers they don’t know.
Even when the missed call appears to come from a normal 10-digit domestic number, if you call it back, it may connect you overseas.
When that happens, victims are charged expensive international call rates and may be charged for pay-per-call services as well
Consumers often don’t find out about the higher international call rates until they receiving their phone bill.