Scam targets Ohio SNAP card recipients

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Jobs and Family Services never charges a client or asks for credit card numbers for a new SNAP card

(WYTV) – The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services is warning clients about a potential scam.

Some SNAP card recipients have been connected to a fraudulent customer service number.

Some were asked to give a credit card number for shipping fees for a new SNAP card.

Others were told they won a cruise or $100 gift card but needed to give personal information to claim the prize.

Jobs and Family Services never charges a client or asks for credit card numbers for a new SNAP card.

If you have questions or need help with your SNAP account, including getting a replacement card, call 1-866-386-3071.

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