Welcome to Stamp Out Scams!
- Identity Theft
- Other Scams
In 2021, people reported losing over $5.8 billion to fraud. An increase of $2.4 billion over 2020. The FTC received 395,848 reports from people who said their information was misused to apply for a government benefit such as unemployment insurance.
Other scams include credit cards, debt collection, bank and lenders, cyber threats, computer equipment and software.
You receive an email from a friend asking for a quick favor. She’s having trouble with a credit card or store account and, annoyingly, can’t buy a gift card…