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Of Airstream Campers, and Intrigue

OK, readers- this blog is 100% non-WLAN related. I want to get that right out there. But it does feature observation, conspiracy theory, mystery, and just an odd data set that I believe is not what it seems on the surface. 593 more words

Fraud

Consumers Fall Victim To New 'Yes' Phone Scam

The FCC is warning consumers about a new phone scam to be on the look out for.  It’s being called the “yes scam,” and you could fall victim by simply saying “yes.” 97 more words

National

Target Employees Prevent Couple From Losing $4K To Grandparent Scam

Every once in a while, a good samaritan — and an informed retail employee — stops customers from becoming victims of a costly scam. Such was the case for a pair of Target employees being lauded for recently helping to prevent a Virginia couple from losing thousands of dollars to the so-called “Grandparents scam.”  384 more words

Retail Services

Scamming the Scammers #3: More?!?

Ok so I’ve received more spam emails in my inbox. This time is quite interesting, I’ve been receiving emails from someone claiming to work for Amazon Kindle Publishing. 1,047 more words

Two men arrested for Coldplay concert tickets scam

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Two men were arrested on suspicion that they scammed victims by touting Coldplay concert tickets, police said on Wednesday (Mar 29).  108 more words

Current Affairs

ALERT: Scam Targeting Elderly

Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging is warning the elderly residents of our communities to be on alert for people posing as our Agency’s employees and asking for personal and/or financial records. 28 more words

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