BBB Institute Blog
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One of the ways scammers trick military veterans is by saying they are with the government. Read more about government imposter scams.
Of those that shared their story on BBB Scam Tracker, 15 percent of those reporting an employment scam lost money. The median loss was $1,715—nearly double that reported across all consumers.
Military consumers reported they were more likely to be scammed, with a median reported loss of $280 last year—27% higher than the general population. We know how much you give to your country, and want to help you keep your hard-earned money safe.