How do you report a scammer who keeps calling?

How do you report a scammer who keeps calling?

Report Phone Scams If you’ve lost money to a phone scam or have information about the company or scammer who called you, report it at If you didn’t lose money and just want to report a call, you can use our streamlined reporting form at

How do you stop someone from harassing you on the phone?

What to Do If Someone Is Harassing You Via Your Cell

  1. Know the Different Types of Phone Harassment.
  2. Blocked or No Caller ID Calls.
  3. Intimidating or Threatening Phone Calls.
  4. Spam Calls.
  5. Try Effective Prevention Methods.
  6. Report the Call to the Police.
  7. File a Complaint to Your Telephone Company.
  8. Apply for a Restraining Order.

Will banks refund scammed money?

Contact your bank immediately to let them know what’s happened and ask if you can get a refund. Most banks should reimburse you if you’ve transferred money to someone because of a scam. If you can’t get your money back and you think this is unfair, you should follow the bank’s official complaints process.

Can I get my money back from fraudsters?

As per guidelines from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), victims of any unauthorised transaction can still get a full refund. People who immediately share information regarding any such fraud transactions can help avoid losing money.

How do I report a fraudulent phone number?

Reporting Phone Fraud. If you want to help stop these fraudulent phone calls, report all suspicious activity to the Federal Trade Commission by calling 1-877-FTC-HELP. You can also register your telephone number on the National Do Not Call Registry by calling 1-888-382-1222.

How do you report phone abuse?

Report harassment from a debt collector at or call toll-free 1-877-382-4357. Also report the harassment to your state’s attorney general, whose contact information you can find on Call your phone company to report further abuse, even if it comes from a private citizen, not a telemarketer or debt collector.

How do I report/check on possible fraud?

The Federal Trade Commission

  • The U.S. Postal Inspection Service
  • Your state Attorney General
  • How to report fraud calls?

    Method 1 of 3: Filing a Complaint with the FTC Visit the FTC’s Complaint Assistant online. Report a phone call scam to the FTC at Choose the correct category and sub-category. For most phone call scams, choose “Scams and Rip-Offs” from the category list. Use the Complaint Assistant to enter information about the scam. Review and submit your complaint.