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EAST TEXAS (KYTX) - East Texans are being warned about a postcard scam circulating in the area.

The Better Business Bureau Of Central East Texas office was contacted Tuesday by a Tyler victim that said she realized her bank account had been compromised when she did not receive a free $100 gift card offer after calling a number on the card about two weeks ago to collect the offer.

Recipients of the postcard are asked to call 1-855-530-6886 to claim the gift card prize to either Walmart or Target.

It is not known exactly how much money was taken from the victim's bank account.

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