How to claim funds lost in Western Union Scam

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If you’ve lost money to a scam involving Western Union, now is your chance to get a refund.

Western Union agreed to pay the Department of Justice more than $580 million after admitting to aiding and abetting scammers who asked for money through wire transfers. Now the DOJ is using that money to pay back the victims.

If you lost money to a scammer who had you pay using western union between January of 2004 and January of 2017 you can file a claim until the end of May. Click here for more information on how to file a claim.

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