The phone rings and you think, Oh that could be a potential customer. But then the canned message says they are from Google and you need to fix your local listing. Ugh.

As a business owner I get these fake phone calls several times a week. And they are getting trickier by using local numbers. I used to be able to just ignore the out of state phone numbers.

And then there are the emails. One I got recently started off like this,