Federal Reserve Bank of Washington,DC
Complaint 72222 Details

  • Date Occurred: 02/06/2012
  • Reported Damages: $1,500.50
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The complaint is against an online dating profile

The complaint is a listing fraud posted on public forums or sites against an anonymous entity

The complaint is mobile text spam or smishing related against an anonymous entity

The company or person contact no longer exists

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The company called sayingthat they work for the governtment me and ask me did I apply for a federal grant and they ask me did I have $250 and I said what is that for and they told me that it was for charity for kids and I sent it. Then they gave me a code then told me to call me to call this 202 number give them the "MTCN" from WESTERN UNION THEN THEY GAVE A BANK NUMBER AND I TALKED TO A LADY NAME JANET TAYLOR SHE TOLD ME I WAS EILEGABLE FOR THE GRANT IN THE AMOUNT OF 7,700 DOLLARS THAT I WAS GOING TO GET IT THAT I WILL GET IT THAT DAY THAT I STILL NEVER RECEIVE YET SO THAT'S WHY IM REPORTING IT.

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  • Esther
  • Esther SBID #27db56663f
  • Posted 02/18/2014
  • Someone called me saying they work Federal reserve bank and that I am qualified for $7,000 grant. They ask me to pay 310 at first, and later they ask me for $810 for Florida. I gave them 830 and they say I have to give them 310 for them to release the money to me. They gave an IQ number, they say when I give them the rest of the money, they will give me the rest of the info, so I can go and take the money at Western Union.
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  • Robert
  • Robert SBID #25d6ecbd12
  • Posted 03/18/2014
  • My name is Robert Lear of Canton,Ohio. I received a phone call from (202)621-5429 that stated i qualified for the 7,000 grant that first required a 330 deposit on to a greendot money card that which cost me a total of 334.64 at the walmart closest to my house at which i was told to call (215)392-2168 to make the first initial payment to transfer my 7,000 grant that i qualified for so i spoke with a Johny Snow from a grants department from that phone number at which i was stupid enough to do not thinking to much about it at first but he gave me a Mike Parker's a representative with the federal bank in washington d.c. but he at which to me that there was now a 810 tax for the 7000 grant that he repeated multiple times that i would receive everything back at the total of 8410 - 330 initial payment - 810 second payment at which i felt it was too good to be true so i never purchased that card and then i started researching the scams and i seen all these scams going on but i was already screwed out of my 330 for a $7,000 grant that i should of known wasn't real
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  • Robert
  • Robert SBID #25d6ecbd12
  • Posted 03/18/2014
  • The last phone number by mike parker the federal bank rep was in washington d.c. (202)697-9063 he repeated yesterday that if this was fake wouldn't he have called me and would he really want to risk his job ... lol i should have known better but i guess it was a $330 life lesson
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  • Complaint Against Federal Reserve Bank
  • Complaints Filed: 69
  • Reported Damages: $75,801.82
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