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TWRA: Scam website targeting sportsmen

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency announced Thursday it has detected a scam website targeting sportsmen.
Some browser software may, however, show a warning that the site is unsafe.
The scam website appears as an advertisement during a Google search for “Tennessee fishing License.”
According to TWRA, the site then allows you to enter your personal information, such as name, date of birth, Social Security number, driver’s license number, phone number, email address and residential address. It gathers this information, but never asks for payment for the license.
TWRA said this website appears to have been created outside the United States, and that it is working to get the site shut down. TWRA encourages anyone who has submitted information through this scamming site to monitor or freeze their credit.
The only legitimate place to purchase a hunting and fishing license online in the State of Tennessee is at

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