3/20/2020 | By Team United
During uncertain times, scammers are always looking for ways to take advantage of the public—and the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is no different. But United’s got your back!
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and other consumer advocate organizations are giving tips to help keep you up-to-date on the many ways fraudsters are targeting people during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Here’s what to look out for:
United also provides tips on how to spot a scam, and to know if we’re contacting you, or if it might be a scammer posing as a credit union employee to get your secure information.
Remember, United will never ask for:
If you believe you have been targeted by a scammer, you can fight back.
1. Report the incident on the U.S. government-operated website US-Cert.govl.
2. Also try USA.gov located at: USA.gov.