LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) – The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration is warning Arkansans of DMV scams.
Scott Hardin from the Arkansas Division of Finance and Administration mentioned individuals are getting rip-off textual content messages about their car requiring a renewal.
He mentioned the division has gotten many calls over the previous few months about this this.
As a result of nearly 40% of Arkansans renew their car registration yearly, he mentioned textual content scams one thing many can fall for.
“They’re these very generic texts after which they ship you to an internet site that’s going to appear like one thing legitimately from the state however all it’s doing is stealing your data,” Hardin mentioned. “The primary factor that I can say to Arkansans is we don’t ship textual content reminders about renewing your car.”
Hardin mentioned the state solely reminds you of needing to resume your car registration by means of mail or e mail, so any textual content is not going to be from the state.