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Info on the number +12024780979

Telephone Number +12024780979 is a NANP Number and is in Area Code 202, Exchange Code 478 in District of Columbia (DC), USA. The Exchange is designated as being used for Landline telephones. This Exchange Code is allocated to the Town/City of Washington, District of Columbia County. The number was originally operated by the provider MCI Worldcom Communications, Inc. - DC.

Number portability may mean that this number is no longer used as a Landline number, be assigned to a different provider or be being operated from a different location (even overseas in the case of VoIP numbers). If the number is being used to call you then it is also possible that the number is being spoofed and does not actually belong to the person using it.

Here is some general information about the number.

Country Code: 1
Country Name: USA
Area Name: District of Columbia (DC) (202)
Exchange Name : Washington, District of Columbia County (478)
Type: Landline
Original Provider: MCI Worldcom Communications, Inc. - DC
Validity: The number is the correct length for a North American number.

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This number is recorded in our database for the following scams:

15th July 2016 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 15th July 2016, telephone number +12024780979 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Jacob L. Lew using email address treasury.usdepartment16@yahoo.com as part of an Advance Fee Fraud Scam.

In Advance Fee Fraud Scams, the scammer will offer you something of high value (a large sum of money or gold for example) and all you have to do is pay a "small" fee. What the scammer is offering you does not actually exist and the scammer will come up with fee after fee that needs to be paid by the victims, until he either runs out of money or realises that he has been scammed. The scammer will often pretend to be real people or companies, use fake websites and introduce various characters, all with the aim of convincing the victim that what is being offered to him is real.

Further details of this report can be found on the ScamWarners.com forum

18th April 2015 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 18th April 2015, telephone number +12024780979 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Timothy F. Geithner using email address info.secfederalgovernment00001@gmail.com as part of an Advance Fee Fraud Scam.

In Advance Fee Fraud Scams, the scammer will offer you something of high value (a large sum of money or gold for example) and all you have to do is pay a "small" fee. What the scammer is offering you does not actually exist and the scammer will come up with fee after fee that needs to be paid by the victims, until he either runs out of money or realises that he has been scammed. The scammer will often pretend to be real people or companies, use fake websites and introduce various characters, all with the aim of convincing the victim that what is being offered to him is real.

Further details of this report can be found on the ScamSurvivors.com forum

*NOTE* Phone numbers can be regularly re-assigned if the person using them stops paying the bill. This number was included in scammer emails or websites on the dates shown above, but may have since been reassigned. If you have evidence of more recent scam activity using the number, please use the contact page to let us know or post the details in our forum. You can also add brief comments in the comments section below.

This number could also be written in the following formats

12024780979 +12024780979 0012024780979 01112024780979 001112024780979
01012024780979 1 (202) 478-0979 1-202-478-0979 1 202 478 0979 1-202-478-0979
1 202-478-0979 +1 (202) 478-0979 +1-202-478-0979 +1 202 478 0979 + 1-202-478-0979
+1 202-478-0979 001 (202) 478-0979 001-202-478-0979 001 202 478 0979 00 1-202-478-0979
001 202-478-0979 0111 (202) 478-0979 0111-202-478-0979 0111 202 478 0979 011 1-202-478-0979
0111 202-478-0979 00111 (202) 478-0979 00111-202-478-0979 00111 202 478 0979 0011 1-202-478-0979
00111 202-478-0979 0101 (202) 478-0979 0101-202-478-0979 0101 202 478 0979 010 1-202-478-0979
0101 202-478-0979 (202) 478-0979 202-478-0979

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