Online Fraud Alert

The internet is an important channel connecting FedEx to our customers. Those committing fraud seek to take advantage of this trusted relationship for illegal purposes. While there is no foolproof method to prevent the unauthorized use of the FedEx name, we continuously monitor such activity in order to help safeguard our customers’ interests.

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Fraudulent Call Alert

We have recently received reports from our customers of fraudulent phone calls claiming to come from FedEx in the form of a recorded message about shipment delivery. If you receive a phone call matching this description, please end the call immediately.

FedEx does not make automated calls to our customers requesting information regarding shipments, invoices, account numbers, passwords or personal information.

If you are unsure of the authenticity of calls from FedEx, please contact our Customer Service Team at 1800 743 2626 for verification.



Fraudulent Email Alert

We have received reports of fraudulent emails claiming to come from These messages have a vague subject referencing an invoice (e.g. “Your FedEx invoice is ready to be paid now,” “Please pay your outstanding FedEx invoice,” “New FedEx Invoice,” “Your FedEx invoice is ready,” “Pay your FedEx invoice online”).

If you receive a message matching this description do not open the email or enter any personal information. Delete the email immediately.

FedEx does not send unsolicited emails to customers requesting information regarding packages, invoices, account numbers, passwords or personal information.



Protecting Yourself

Go to our FedEx Customer Protection Center to learn more about protecting yourself online. By following a few simple tips, you can make your online experience safer and more secure.

For information on other fraudulent emails, you can visit our U.S. website by clicking here.

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Fraudulent E-mail Warning

It has come to our attention that a fraudulent e-mail with unauthorized use of the FedEx name has been circulating to our customers. The e-mail claims that a FedEx shipment could not be delivered and asks the customers to open an attachment, print it out and take it to a FedEx facility to pick up the package.

Customers need to be aware that this is a fraudulent request and that this e-mail attachment contains a virus. If you have received one of these fraudulent e-mails, do not open the attachment, but delete the email immediately.

FedEx does not request payment or personal information in return for goods in transit or in FedEx custody via unsolicited mail or e-mail.

If you have received a fraudulent e-mail that claims to be from FedEx and have experienced resulting financial loss, contact your banking institution immediately through the appropriate channels.

*FedEx is not responsible for any charges or costs incurred as a result of unauthorized or fraudulent activity that abuses the FedEx name, service marks and logos.

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