What happens if I am scammed?
Report the fraudulent transaction to the company behind the money transfer app and ask if they can reverse the payment. If you linked the app to a credit card or debit card, report the fraud to your credit card company or bank. Ask if they can reverse the charge.
How can I get money back from someone stealing?
You have two options. One, you can file a lawsuit against them and have it served on them. It will be your burden of proof to show that they took your money. If you didnt have a contract, or if you didnt have any witnesses, filing a lawsuit might be a waste of your time and money.
Will the bank refund stolen money?
Banks are typically obligated to refund money so long as the customer follows fraud reporting procedures. In most cases, banks must refund the money as long as the customer follows fraud reporting procedures.
Can you press charges if someone steals from you?
You must exercise your constitutional right to consult with a defense attorney. Despite what you may see on television, a private citizen cannot “press charges against you.” The United States has no avenue for private prosecutions, and a person can only be charged criminally through the public law enforcement system.