06/27/2014
In a scam known as "credit muling," scammers are taking advantage of cash strapped victims by fooling them into purchasing new wireless contracts. Scammers take the phones, and leave victims on the hook..
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06/20/2014
Scammers are using caller ID spoofing technology to impersonate the phone numbers of local businesses, neighbors and even you! Watch out for this wacky twist on the classic phishing phone scam.
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06/16/2014
Working as a secret shopper sounds like an easy, fun job. But the position's appeal makes it perfect for scammers. Watch out for con artists creating fake "secret shopper" job ads that trick victims int..
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06/06/2014
The United States Postal Service is warning residents about fake emails using their name. The messages claim to be alerts about an undelivered package, but they really carry a virus.
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05/30/2014
With many banks offering fraud alerts for credit and debit cards, it can be easy to fall for fake versions. Watch out for automated phone calls and text messages that claim your card has been deactivate..
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05/23/2014
School may be ending for the summer, but this school impersonation con is just ramping up. Scammers are posing as school representatives and ordering thousands of dollars of goods on real credit account..
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05/13/2014
Craigslist.org can be a great place to find deals on used vehicles, electronics, appliances and other major items. But watch out for a new, elaborate scam that's taking advantage of bargain hunters.
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05/06/2014
This secret shopper scam is preying on businesses and job seekers alike. Using the names of local companies and their bank account numbers, scammers issue fake checks to "secret shoppers," who are encou..
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04/21/2014
No experience necessary, no resume required, immediate start... sounds like the perfect job description, right? Actually, it sounds more like a scam. Craigslist job scams use tempting offers and the nam..
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04/14/2014
This lottery scam is up to the same old tricks... with one big exception. They built a website for a fake consumer protection agency and are using BBB's mailing address. Watch out!
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