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See 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.


International Scam Articles:

When dating online, do not send money to people you have not met in person | Feb 2014

Landlords in the spotlight - how tenants can avoid getting stung | Jan 2014

Ho Ho Hold On before sending money to people you haven't met | Dec 2013

Western Union combats online rental scams | Sept 2013

Education and awareness critical lines of defense | March 2013

Think you've been scammed?

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

Call our Fraud Hotline at
0800 4044014

Forward suspicious emails to spoof@westernunion.com

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