The more national reporting data that’s collected, the better the chance law enforcement has to catch the criminals and decrease online crime. Reporting a fraudulent incident will also assure that you have accurate documentation in order to aid in your recovery. Please consider reporting your incident or chat with an online support specialist at the FTC Complaint Assistant. The FTC will create a report number and a copy of the report for your records.
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Google Avoid and Report Scams
The following resources have been gathered and vetted in order to better serve you. These resources have been chosen to help simplify the process of recovery after a cyber incident has taken place. With these resources you may need to contact organizations outside Fraudsupport.org. Results will vary depending on your circumstances.
If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call 911 for help
If you’ve wired money to a scam artist, call the money transfer company immediately to report the fraud and file a complaint. You can reach the complaint department of MoneyGram at 1-800-MONEYGRAM (1-800-666-3947) or Western Union at 1-800-325-6000.
Contact your local FBI office to see if they are able to help. Many factors will contribute to whether or not they can get involved.
Contact your State Consumer Protection Office for help
Call the Cyber Civil Rights crisis hotline
Manage privacy settings for online accounts with this list from Staysafeonline.org
Senior Financial Fraud
For domestic violence victims impacted by financial abuse contact National Network to End Domestic Violence
Once the proper organizations have been notified and you are on the road to recovery, it is time to reinforce your cybersecurity. Let’s take action and strengthen your cybersecurity with the following resources and tools.