The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) states that consumers reported losing $667 million in 2019 due to scams. At AOD we value our members and want to help you protect your money!
Scams are on the rise again because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are just a few of the most recent scams that are circulating in our area:
If you suspect that you have been a victim of a scam, contact your credit union to close your affected accounts and report it to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) at https://www.ftc.gov/faq/consumer-protection/submit-consumer-complaint-ftc or call 1-877-382-4357 (9:00 AM – 8:00 PM, ET).