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Sending Western Union to Someone You’ve Never Met? Read this First!

Person to person money transfers should be listed as the number one red flag in any international relationship. The number of cases of online romance scams and fraud grows by the day, and one of the means that has made it possible is the direct money wiring services. Western Union and other similar companies were […]

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Western Union Agents Fail to Verify ID, Helping Scammers

Image Credit: Reuters. Western Union is the world’s largest and best known money transfer service.  The company has a long and proven history providing easy money transfers to people around the world.  In fact, the company was founded in 1851 and started as a telegraph company.  Today, Western Union is a huge empire with over […]

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