Scammers try to cash in on lottery players
MADISON -- A new scam has hit Wisconsin in which callers claim someone has won a "special drawing" associated with the Mega Millions lottery.
The scammers try to get you to provide money and personal information in order to get the prize.
Officials from the Wisconsin Lottery and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection say to think twice before giving out any personal information over the phone.
If you're suspicious about a call you've received, you can file a complaint here.