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Bogus phone number targets mis-dialers

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After calling the 1-800 number, the caller will be offered to buy a satellite service instead of free coupons for DTV receiver boxes. After calling the 1-800 number, the caller will be offered to buy a satellite service instead of free coupons for DTV receiver boxes.

Some are calling it a deceptive trick, and it may have some signing up for a television service they don't really want. Consumer Watch's Amanda Taylor tells us.. a company has taken a government phone number and changed it ever so slightly in hopes that for a mis-dial.

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