COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Scams & Related Attacks
If you receive calls, emails, or other communications claiming to be from the Treasury Department and offering COVID-19 related grants or stimulus payments in exchange for personal financial information, or an advance fee, or charge of any kind, including the purchase of gift cards, please do not respond. These are scams. Please contact the FBI at www.ic3.gov so that the scammers can be tracked and stopped. Attackers are taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic by sending phishing emails that look like legitimate awareness training or refunds for event cancellations. If you receive an email that mentions COVID-19 or coronavirus: Don’t immediately interact with the email. Take your time to evaluate it.