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Romance Scams

These scams involve romantic intention towards a victim, gaining their affection, and then using that goodwill to commit fraud. Fraudulent acts may involve access to the victim’s money, bank accounts, credit cards, passports, email accounts, or personal identification.

Warning Signs:

  • Asked to chat offline and keep the relationship a secret.
  • Asked to wire money.
  • Asked to give up your Online Banking credentials, account numbers, or PINs.
  • Asked to receive/send funds from/to another party.

What if you're a victim?

  • Cut off all contact with the scammer immediately.
  • If you provided Online Banking information, immediately change your passwords.
  • Contact Gesa Credit Union to report the fraud and put stop payments on any checks or wire transfers in and out of your accounts
  • Visit ic3.gov to submit an online internet crime complaint.