Many financial traps are hard to spot. In fact, in many cases, they are perfectly legal but they still could cost you money at a time when you need it most. ...

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Treasurer cautions about refund anticipation loans
  "Oftentimes accompanied by significant interest rates and fees..."
State Treasurer Wheeler encourages Oregonians to 'Guard Your Money,' unveils new web site and tools
  "You need to know how to protect your wallet, your bank account, and your vital private information..."
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> Shady mortgage assistance or refinancing offers

> Tax refund anticipation loans

> "Free" trial offers that require you to give your credit card information

> "Work From Home Online" offers

> Bank account verification text messages, phone calls, or e-mails

> Drained gift cards

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Office of State Treasurer Ted Wheeler

State Capitol Building, Salem OR 97301
(503) 378-4329 |


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