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See the Federal Trade Commission’s toolkit for victims to learn about resources available for victims of identity theft. Identity theft is often emotionally harmful as well. The Identity Theft Resource Center can help victims in recovering from identity theft. Call them toll-free at 1-888-400-5530.

To learn more about different types of financial crime, visit our Mail Fraud Schemes website.

For information on foreign lottery schemes, visit our website at

If you live in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Arizona:
The goal of Victims Initiative for Counseling, Advocacy, and Restoration of the Southwest (VICARS) is to provide legal services and self-help advice, publications, resources, and referrals to crime victims in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Arizona. 1-888-343-4414.

Scam Victims United offers resources through networking with victims. It provides a safe environment for victims to share their stories with others who have been through similar experiences without the worry of blame or judgment. Resources for reporting crimes and recovering monetary losses are shared as effective means are found. is a user-friendly database of victims’ rights and protection laws to help empower victims.

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