Sierra –

Victim Location 78253

Type of a scam Phishing

I received a text message from "WellsFargo", saying my card was locked. It then instructed me to call a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-area phone number to verify information. I did not fall for it; instead I came here to report it.

Stephanie –

Victim Location 32404

Type of a scam Identity Theft

The text message said " WELLSFARGO FreeMsg MsgID-upAXOp Our side is under maintenance! Please update your device: www.mobupdateSWaO/6198189087.mob

Pedro –

Victim Location 64804

Type of a scam Phishing

Message states: FREE MSG msgID-utLy4L Site maintenance! Please authenticate your device now: www.wellsfargowauthmobw.ga/uqdw/4175298661.auth

Contacted Wells Fargo and they confirmed with their IT department that this was not a message they sent out.

Denise –

Victim Location 29073

Type of a scam Credit Cards

Text reads " NOTICE xxx-xxx-xxxx from WellsFargo Bank. Visa-DEBIT locked. call us now at 201-695-8136. thank you"

I don’t bank with WellsFargo!!!

Billy –

Victim Location 85749

Type of a scam Phishing

I received 2 emails supposedly from Chase and one from Wellsfargo (spelled incorrectly) both were formatted exactly the same I have copied and pasted the format here.

Dear Customer,

There has been more than one attempts to login yourWells Fargo deposit account from an unknown IP address;,

we have temporarily disabled your account to reduce vulnerability.,

Kindly click the link below to restore access immediately.


If you have questions about your account, please refer to the contact information on your statement.

For questions about viewing your statements online, Wells Fargo Customer Service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Call us at 1-800-956-4442 or sign on to send a secure email.

Thank you for choosing wellsfargo.com

Please do not reply to this email directly.

To ensure a prompt and secure response,

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