Scammers demanding payment by Bitcoin are on the rise.
Scammers will try to convince you to send them money in the numerous ways:
Once a bitcoin transaction is confirmed, it cannot be reversed.
If someone is asking you to send them payment in any of these forms; be sure of who you are speaking with. Payment by Bitcoin is used in numerous scams from romance scams, CRA scams, lottery scams, employment scams and the list goes on. No legitimate government agency or police service will ask for payment by bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency.