Alert: Fraudulent Automated Phone Message Scam
The Washington Trust bank has sent out an email on July 29, 2013, alerting its customers of a phone scam.
The email reads:
"We have received reports that there is a fraudulent automated phone message scam in our area related to ATM and Debit cards.
Please note: Washington Trust will never leave a telephone message requesting personal or confidential bank information; including information related to debit/ATM cards.
If you receive an automated telephone message that says it is from 'Washington Trust,' please do not call the telephone number, instead, contact a local branch or call our Customer Service Center at 401-348-1200 or 1-800-475-2265."