- New interactive and engaging content, including a Fraud Quiz that people can take to test their knowledge of fraud;
- More informative and educational content, including information about fraud types and money transfer “never-evers,” which are gentle reminders of things people should never do when sending money using a transfer service;
- Easy ways for people to follow our alerts and updates to stay informed; and
- Graphics and images to make the content easier to read, take in, and share.
Smart people fall for scams every day. It’s one of the reasons why Western Union commits significant resources to fighting fraud and helping consumers protect themselves from falling victim.
Don't be the next victim of fraud. Take the Western Union Fraud Quiz. (Photo: Business Wire)As part of this effort, the company has launched a new online Consumer Protection Center to increase awareness and educate consumers about fraud. The website now provides consumers with more and better resources to help them understand fraud, identify the tricks scammers use to get people to send money, and avoid falling victim. Additions include: