Texas AG: 39,000 Texans eligible for restitution in Western Union settlement

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced on Tuesday that 39,000 Texans would be eligible for refunds after a $5 million settlement was reached with Western Union. The settlement stemmed from an investigation into complaints filed by customers who used the company’s service to wire transfer money to third parties who were involved in scams. Western…

BBB and WU’s Scam Stopper site protects seniors

With our Watchyourbuck.com blog, our BBB frequently talks about scams, many of them targeting seniors. We would like to put a stop to as many of those scams as possible, and we’re not the only ones. Tomorrow, June 15, is the United Nations-designated World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, so the global payment service Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) and…