Wire Fraud

Wire Fraud

All parties to real estate and/or financial transactions are targets for wire fraud, emailing hacking and phishing attacks. If funds are to be wired in conjunction with a transaction involving Reynolds, Johnston, Hinton & Pepper, LLP, verbally verify wire instructions through a known, trusted phone number prior to sending funds. Do NOT call the phone number provided in the email containing the instructions, rather use phone numbers you have called before or can otherwise verify. Beware of wire instructions received from any party to a transaction, which includes, but is not limited to, attorneys, closing/title agents, lenders, realtors, buyers, and sellers. Reynolds, Johnston, Hinton & Pepper, LLP is not responsible for any wires sent by you to an incorrect bank account.