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THE FBI has warned of a disturbing scam with callers pretending to be Border Control claiming your car was found full of drugs. Scammers are using technology to change their actual phone number and pose as U.S. Customs and Border Protection. 1The FBI has warned of scammers posing as Border......
THE Internal Revenue Service has given advice to people on the warning signs to look out for after stimulus check scams soared over the summer. Cases of scammers trying to con taxpayers into giving them a payment or handing over personal information......
In March 2021, Sebastian received a Tweet from an account he thought was the real Elon Musk.“Dojo 4 Doge?” read the message from an account purportedly run by Musk’s team, describing a competition that promised to double the amount of crypto sent in by participants.Sebastian, who lives in Cologne,......
Fraudsters are targeting unsuspecting victims online as part of advance fee fraud. Gardai have issued a warning as individuals and businesses have been swindled out of money by scammers offering "unsecured loans" online. A spokesperson on the Meath Crime Prevention Facebook page said: "There are a......
Entrants in Facebook competitions are warned that they could be targeted by scammers with the aim of stealing personal and financial information.WA ScamNet at Consumer Protection reports that competitions being run by legitimate WA businesses on their Facebook pages are being hijacked by scammers who create a bogus page......
Two municipalities have been thrown into panic mode following allegations of fraud related to awarding of tenders to service providers. This led to Chris Hani District (CHDM) and Emalahleni Local municipalities (ELM) releasing statements within minutes of each other. In CHDM, spokeperson Bulelwa Ganyaza said the district......
By the end of 2014, there was a growing recognition inside Vermont state government that the sprawling Northeast Kingdom Economic Development Initiative was a scam, and rumors to that effect were spreading among immigrant investors around the world.Then-Gov. Peter Shumlin had hoped to allay the fears of prospective foreign......
By Pierre MullerJust pause to consider the following headline run in the venerable Financial Times in November 2020: “Investors lose £657 million to fraud.” That’s just in the 12 months to September 2020, up 28% from the year before. Even before the full impact of Covid-19 was felt on......
Endorsements, Sponsorships & Investments The Rise of the Celebrity Beauty BrandSeptember 9, 2021 via HighsnobietySkincare and beauty have been around for decades – centuries, even – with millions of brands making products all over the world. With an industry valued at $511 billion in 2021, more people are starting to......
Maryland State Police Recover $12,000 For Elderly Victim Of Phone Scam In Carroll County September 10, 2021 (WESTMINSTER, MD) – Maryland State Police helped recover $12,000 for an apparent victim of a telephone scam in Carroll County. At about 8 a.m. this morning, the elderly female victim ...
WALDORF, Md. - NEVER give bank information to or buy gift cards for people you don’t know, over the phone or online! Don’t be a victim to scammers. We continue to see fraud cases in which victims are contacted over the phone or online. Scammers claim to be from Amazon,......