Can you prevent scams? Have you been scammed?
Unfortunately, every year many people fall victims of scams committed over the internet. This includes scams via unsolicited emails, auction websites, consumer services, online dating and other social websites. While it is very difficult to track down the person or group who has scammed you, there are some steps you can take.
If you have been scammed or think you have seen a scam, there are many government agencies that you can contact for advice or to make a report to. The best agency to contact depends on where you live and what type of scam is involved.
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The following government web sites will help you in dealing with international financial scams and victims of scams:
If you believe that you or any American citizen have been scammed and the perpetrator is in another country, contact the State Department’s Office of Overseas Citizens Services at 1-888-407-4747 or contact the embassy of that country in Washington, D.C..