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How do I report a fake PayPal email or website?
If you think you received a fake PayPal email or have come across a fake (spoof) PayPal website, please report it to us immediately.
To report a fake email:
- Forward the email to firstname.lastname@example.org without making any changes to it.
- Delete it and don't click any links or attachments in a suspicious email.
To report a spoof website:
- Click Report fake website.
- Fill out the form and click Continue.
Visit the PayPal Security Center for information and tools to help protect your identity and avoid fraud.