Better Business Bureau Warns of Scam

By News 8

Published 08/02 2014 05:03PM

Updated 08/02 2014 10:13PM

The B.B.B. says if you receive a suspicious text message, delete it.

Clicking on a link inside a text message, stating you've won a free gift card, could lead to unwanted charges on your next cell phone bill.

Officials say the scam is so prevalent, the Federal Trade Commission got involved and shut down six providers.

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