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Taking action against scammers

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Community Manager

Hi everyone, 

 

We’re committed to building products and programs that help small businesses grow. Unfortunately, we continue to receive complaints from business owners about calls they receive claiming to be from Google. Often these calls are actually third-party companies who are trying to take advantage of them. Sometimes these scammers claim to be able to improve a business’ Google Search rankings, other times they charge money for services that Google offers for free. Understandably, these scams are frustrating for business owners and for us at Google.  

 

Learn how we're taking action to try to stop these calls and how you can protect yourself in our blog post.

 

Thanks! 

Allyson Wright, Community Manager, Google My Business
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