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Did you get a strange text, email, or voice message? This Coach can help gauge a scam in five easy questions or less. Using the Scam Checker can help you know whether a message is worth investigating or probably a scam, helping protect your money and personal information. To begin, click "Get Started". Follow the prompts and answer the questions when asked.


Scam Checker

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