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Zelle Bank Transfer Scam


You may be contacted by someone claiming to be representing your bank. They may even know your name, address, birthday, and other details. Do not interact with such people. Contact your bank directly to inquire about any Zelle transfer.


  • “What to know about Zelle scams — from Zelle’s policies to how to spot behavioral red flags from scammers,” Business Insider, 10 Jun 2022 [View]


Below are videos with more information about this scam. These are listed with the most recent at the top. The videos appear below each title.

WFLA News Florida (16 Feb 2023)

ABC Action News (11 May 2022)

WGN 9 News (31 Mar 2022)

ABC 7 Chicago (11 Nov 2021)

ABC7 News Bay Area (12 Aug 2021)

Document History

  • 16 May 2022 – Added a video from ABC 7 News Bay Area with a YouTube post date of 12 Aug 2021. The Document History section was added.
  • 15 May 2022 – Document created.