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Stopping Fraud Starts With You

Knowing what to look for is key in spotting the warning signs of a scam and then avoiding it. After all, you’re the first, last, and best line of defense against scammers. Read on and arm yourself with the knowledge to protect yourself.

Fraud alerts

Stay alert—learn more about the latest scams

Resources

Be proactive—report your case to us and others like law enforcement and the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, among others. These are important steps to help prevent fraud and protect others from falling victim to scams.

Fraud types

Protect yourself—fraud comes in all shapes and sizes, so learn more about the tricks fraudsters use to lure in victims.

Knowledge center

Stand guard—spot the warning signs of a scam before it’s too late, with tips, brochures, and other useful information.

Think you've been scammed?

Report it. You can help us and, in the process, help others from getting scammed in the future.

Call our Fraud Hotline at
800-448-1492

Forward suspicious emails to spoof@westernunion.com

Report to Authorities

Stay Informed

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@WUStopFraud