See breaking news about the latest scams.

Scammers are savvy, and they constantly change tactics to catch you off-guard. People from all walks of life fall victim to scammers, regardless of age and personal situation.

Read about some of the newest schemes that scammers use to try and separate you from your money. We’re spreading the word, taking to the airwaves, newspapers and television to help prevent fraud before it happens.


Employee Helps Keep Woman from Falling for Scam | Mar 2015

Santa Knows Who's Naughty and Nice, and so Does BBB | Dec 2014

Users of Online Dating Sites Fall Victim to Fraud | Feb 2014

Western Union and Better Business Bureau Warn of Charity Scams During Giving Season | Dec 2013

Ho Ho Hold On Before Sending Money to People You Haven't Met | Nov 2013

Western Union and Better Business Bureau Fight Online Rental Scams | Sept 2013

Western Union and Better Business Bureau Partner to Protect Consumers from Emergency Scams | July 2013

Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Western Union and Better Business Bureau Promote Fraud Awareness on U.N. Observance | June 2013

Grandparent scam continues to trick people out of money | June 2013

Education and Awareness Critical Lines of Defense | March 2013

There's no masking it: Scammers are smooth | February 2013

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