Safety & Scam Alerts

Fraudulent Membership Suspension Email

Published Thursday, May 6, 2021

NAR has had reports of members receiving membership suspension emails; however, these emails do not originate from NAR.

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Email Crowdfunding Scam Targeting Members

Published Thursday, March 4, 2021

The Association has been made aware of a crowdfunding email scam targeting members. These emails are not from MAAR and members are encouraged to delete them.

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Phone Scam on the Rise

Published Tuesday, November 17, 2020

A local association has reported that its members have been targeted in, and fallen victim to, an imposter scam by individuals claiming to be law enforcement.

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Fraudulent Messages Targeting Members

Published Tuesday, November 3, 2020

The Association has received reports of unsolicited fraudulent messages being sent to members. Read more about the scam attempt here.

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Fraud Alert: Insurance Calls Not from NAR

Published Monday, November 2, 2020

NAR members have reported receiving unsolicited calls concerning "NAR health insurance," however, these calls do not originate from NAR.

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License Renewal Scam Targeting Members

Published Monday, October 19, 2020

A member received an offer to renew their license through a third party for a discounted rate. Such offers are fraudulent; members must renew their licenses themselves.

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Text Scam Affecting Local Offices

Published Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A new text messaging scam is making the rounds. Find details on the scam and resources here. Remember to stay vigilant to protect yourselves and your clients.

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