What to do if you were Scammed
Scammers can be very convincing. They call, email, and send text messages trying to get your money or sensitive personal information — like your Social Security number or account numbers. And they’re good at what they do.
Report a Scam to the FTC
When you report a scam, the FTC can use the information to build cases against scammers, spot trends, educate the public, and share data about what is happening in your community. If you were scammed, report it to the FTC at ftc.gov/complaint.
If you paid someone you think is a scammer or gave them your personal information, the Federal Trade Commission… Read More >