What to do when you get scammed in South Africa?
You can also contact the SAFPS on 0860 101 248 or through SAFPS@safps.org.za. If you see a 419 Scam or an Advance Fee Scam, you can report this to email@example.com.
What should I do if I get scammed?
You should report all types of scams to Action Fraud, the UKs national reporting centre for fraud. Action Fraud can get the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau to investigate scams. Theyll also give you a crime reference number, which can be helpful if you need to tell your bank youve been scammed.
Can I report someone who scammed me?
Report Most Common Scams The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is the main agency that collects scam reports. Report your scam online with the FTC complaint assistant, or by phone at 1-877-382-4357 (9:00 AM - 8:00 PM, ET). The FTC accepts complaints about most scams, including these popular ones: Phone calls.