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Nothing I'm just trying to find out if trac fone is

Hi -Nothing I'm just...

Hi -Nothing I'm just trying to find out if trac fone is developing or already have a security system in place to stop people from stealing there phone number by transfering it to different carrier. I then getting in to there back accounts etc. I hear T-Mobile is setting up a security code to help prevent this. Do you know if trac is doing the same

Technician's Assistant: When were you last able to use your TracFone phone?

It works no problem - just trying to stay ahead of the game

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Yes connect me please

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Smartphone Expert to know before I connect you?

No just the safety issue concerning the new scam and what is trac fone setting up to protect the client from the bad guys

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I want the information that you have found out

Are you able to provide a link to this scam that you are referring to?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
its been in the news - my tv stations ran stories on it in the twin cities - I think one was just run last night on Fox 9 Mpls the other station was CBS 4 WCCO.

I have found the article.

Yes, Trac Fone will require a PIN to port out a number.

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