Consumers: For more information, visit the FTC website or call the administrator at (844) 319-2124. TOPEKA – (May 1, 2018) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today reminded consumers that the deadline is approaching to file for a refund of money sent by wire transfer to scammers. Since the most recent reminder sent by the attorney general’s office last month, at least 175 additional Kansans have claimed refunds totaling more than $700,000. Consumers who used Western Union to transmit money to scammers are eligible to file for refunds from Western Union. The deadline for filing those claims is May 31. To be eligible for a refund, fraud must have been involved in the transaction, and the wire transfer must...
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AG Derek Schmidt reminds Kansans of May 31 deadline to claim Western Union refunds