Deed Scam Hits Beltrami County
The Beltrami County Recorder’s office says they are once again experiencing questions into a mailing being sent homeowners in the area. The mailing reportedly requests taxpayers to pay an $89 fee to get a copy of their deed.
The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind everyone that the mailing is a scam. If you would like a copy of your deed, you can access it through the Beltrami County Recorder’s office for one dollar.
The best thing you can do to avoid becoming a victim of a scam is to protect yourself. Education and common sense are your best defense. Generally, if it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is or was a scam.
The following links are a good start to getting your “financial scam education”.
For any questions about the deed scam, you can contact the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office (218) 333-9111.