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Fraud and Scams


Your Guide to Outsmarting Scammers

Do not become a victim of fraud. Protect your hard-earned money by gaining a basic understanding of how scammers work and the common tactics they use. Learning how to invest safely can also assist you in reaching your financial goals and avoid becoming a victim. Review the following scams to learn what to look out for and how to avoid falling prey to scammers.

Have you or someone you know been the victim of a fraud or scam?
Call the Division of Consumer Services' toll-free helpline at 1-877-MY-FL-CFO (1-877-693-5236) for assistance.