Resources for Other Types of Fraud
Comerica Bank is the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s financial agent and is the issuer of the Direct Express Debit MasterCard card. Some people use this card to receive Social Security benefits and Supplemental Security Income. If you are a Direct Express debit card customer and suspect fraud related to your Direct Express card, call the Direct Express customer service number on the back of your debit card, or visit https://www.usdirectexpress.com/contact.html . More information regarding the Direct Express program is available at https://www.usdirectexpress.com/faq.html .
For information on elder abuse and financial exploitation, including available resources and services, please visit the Department of Justice ‘s Elder Justice website at https://www.justice.gov/elderjustice .
Visit identitytheft.gov to report identity theft to the Federal Trade Commission and create a recovery plan. Identitytheft.gov is the Federal Government’s one-stop resource for identity theft victims.
If you received a call from a scammer pretending to be from the IRS, report them to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration .
Our office does not investigate the loss or theft of personal property including wallets and purses containing personal identification. If your Social Security card is stolen, contact your local police department to file a report. Visit https://www.ssa.gov/ssnumber/ to apply for a replacement Social Security card.
If you want to report Medicare or Medicaid fraud, please contact the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General at https://oig.hhs.gov/fraud/report-fraud/index.asp .
If someone incorrectly listed your Social Security number or your child’s Social Security number on their tax return, or if the IRS has notified you that your refund cannot be processed because someone else has already used your Social Security number on their tax return, you should contact the IRS at the phone number listed on the IRS notice, or visit the IRS’ Identity Protection website .
If you think your personal information was used to fraudulently submit an unemployment insurance or disaster unemployment assistance claim, report it to the U.S. Department of Labor Office of the Inspector General .
Learn about other scams by browsing the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) scam webpage. The FTC has scam information on a variety of topics, including:
- Gift card scams
- Government imposter scams
- Cryptocurrency scams
- Coronavirus scams