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Latest Scams To Watch Out For – Fall 2014

As part of our ongoing series keeping you up-to-date on the latest identity theft, fraud, and theft scams popping up, we bring you a list of new list of schemes to be aware of. 581 more words

ID Theft

Unwanted Call Blocking Device Potential Scam

Jackie Williams writes: I have just received a telephone call from someone purporting to be a government agency supplying a blocking device to prevent unwanted calls. 53 more words

Scams

How To Protect To Yourself From A Scam

Have you ever received a text regarding a chance of winning a cruise? Although we all wish that it would be a dream come true, it could be the beginning of a nightmare. 766 more words

Debit Card

NY, BBB warns against Ebola scams and solicitations

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP/WAVY) — New York’s attorney general along with the Better Business Bureau are warning consumers about scammers preying on Ebola fears with fundraising scams claiming to benefit victims and dubious offers of so-called preparedness kits that claim to contain preventive medicines. 431 more words

National

Scams and Phishing Attacks

Members of the public are randomly emailed with false “spoofed” emails made to look as if these emails were sent from SARS, but are in fact fraudulent emails aimed at enticing unsuspecting taxpayers to part with personal information such as bank account details… 131 more words