Illinois AG Warns Consumers About Cryptocurrency Scams
February 2, 2023 12:02PM CST
Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul is warning Illinoisans about cryptocurrency scams. The Attorney General’s office is aware of reports that people have been contacted by scammers who pose as cryptocurrency investors and promise significant investment returns or offer cryptocurrency investment advice. The scammers either ask that money be sent to them directly or refer people to a website or app that looks authentic but that the scammer controls Scammers will then take the investor’s money and disappear.